Past Exhibitions

This page is an archive and record of past exhibitions held by the Royal Historical Society of Victoria.

VicRoads Centenary November 2013 – January 2014. This exhibition looks at the centenary of one of Victoria’s significant government organisations. Read more…

Archie Cowan – A local history in drawing October – November 2013. This exhibition captures the architecture, street life and mood of these areas by an artist who himself became part of the local character. Read more…

The Right Royal exhibition April – October 2013. Right Royal explored the pervasive nature of royal symbolism in the continuing identity of Melbourne and Victoria. Read more…

Fear God and Honour the King: HMAS Melbourne (1) 1913 – 1928, February – April 2013.
The Royal Historical Society of Victoria, an official supporter of the Military History and Heritage Victoria (MHHV), is hosted an exhibition presented by MHHV to commemorate the centenary of the arrival of Australia’s first light cruiser, HMAS Melbourne, in Port Phillip Bay on 26 March 1913. Read more…

Growing History’s Grass Roots – 1960s in Victoria, November/December 2012 – an exhibition that accompanied the RHSV Conference which celebrated 50 years of Local History in Victoria. Read more…