Royal Historical Society of Victoria. Promoting and preserving the history of Victoria.
The mission of the Society is to promote among our members, member societies, and the wider public, an interest in and understanding of Australian history, with a focus on the Victorian experience, to act as the peak body on behalf of local and specialist historical societies throughout Victoria, and as the historical society for the City of Melbourne.
Victorian Community History Awards 2015: Entries now open.
- COLLECTIONSThe RHSV collection is a treasure trove including manuscripts, books, pamphlets, ephemera, photographs, artworks and maps.
- EXHIBITIONSThe RHSV's exhibitions engage a wide range of issues regarding Victoria's history, showcasing material from our collection.
- VICTORIAN COMMUNITY HISTORY AWARDSApplications for the 2015 Victorian Community History are open.
Coming Up at the RHSV
Tuesday 21 July: Emerging Historians Evening - Minna Muhlen-Schulte on 'Vergangenheitsbewältigung: Struggle to come to terms with the past’, 5.15 drinks 5.45 lecture. PHA & RHSV Members Free, Non-members $10. Bookings - 9326 9288; mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
|14/07/2015||Coffee Morning - A Brief History of Mornington|
|15/07/2015||Super 8 Soldiers|
|17/07/2015||Medicine in Melbourne in the time of La Trobe|
|22/07/2015||Glen Eira Historical Society AGM|
|23/07/2015||Making public histories: New directions in making history|
Phone: 03 9326 9288 | The RHSV acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.