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.
Drill Hall: read the Royal Historical Society of Victoria's proposals to the Planning Minister for a 21 year lease.
- 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.
- JUDGE WILLIS CASEBOOKSThe Judge Willis Casebooks are an invaluable record of Victoria's early legal jurisdiction and early Port Phillip life.
Coming Up at the RHSV
21/09/2014 Kew Cemetery Tour - Good Sports! 23/09/2014 History of Malvern 07/10/2014 History of Ivanhoe 11/10/2014 Adam Lindsay Gordon - His Life and Beyond 12/10/2014 Holy Trinity Church Balaclava Stained Glass
Phone: 03 9326 9288 | The RHSV acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.