On Monday 4 December, Tuesday 5 December and Wednesday 6 December 2023 the RHSV History Victoria Bookshop will stay open late for Christmas shopping.

The bookshop is stuffed to the gills with great books on every and all aspects of Victorian history – there is something for everyone.

We’ll be serving some Christmas cheer and there will be free wrapping service too. Come and join us.

Check out books on shipwrecks or crime. There are some wonderful books for the young historians in your life. Everyone loves a biography – check them out here. For sports lovers there is an embarrassment of books on AFL but also horse-racing, orienteering, calisthenics, skiing, cricket and motor-racing.  Garden history, LGTBIQ history, and a huge array of books on Melbourne itself.