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.
Catherine Andrews, RHSV's Ambassador, speaks with Libby Gorr about Victoria Day
- 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 AWARDSEntries for the 2015 Victorian Community History are closed.
Coming Up at the RHSV
22/08/2015 - 27/09/2015 Mary's Divided Loyalties 01/09/2015 - 30/11/2015 "You Gotta Laugh" Australian Cartoons of the Vietnam War 10/09/2015 - 14/10/2015 Australia Calls 13/09/2015 Australia Called Them: Memorials and Graves of WWI Nurses and Soldiers 13/09/2015 Schwerkolt Cottage Heritage Family Day
Phone: 03 9326 9288 | The RHSV acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.