Beautiful building inside and outside .Awesome library that provide a fascinating insight into Victoria's history! ***It has a gallery so you'll may spend a couple hours there *especially raining time
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Spend a few hours here with the interesting displays and excellent reference materials and spaces. If you're into books or history or both it's well worth a visit.
Visiting a library may not be on the list of "must see" locations for tourist. But the State Library of Victoria has a number of exhibits that enhance the visit to this historical architectural gem. It has easy acess so make the trip!
This place is a wonderful awesome library. I have never seen this beautiful library ever! You wouldn't disappointed to stop by here. It will take you only 10 to 20 minutes to look around.
The neo classical architecture alone will draw you into this magnificent building. The main reading room is such a beautiful space - you feel really privileged to be in there. You can just feel the history as you look around with all the room ,...More
Worth a visit even if you are not interested in architecture or libraries. Wonderful building to wander through and see how the old has been maintained while the library facilities are up to date. Also the galleries have lots of interesting artwork and australiana.
This is a grand old building dating from 1854 and designed by Joseph Reed who would also go on to design other prominent buildings in Melbourne such as the Town Hall and the Royal Exhibition Buildings.Take a peek inside at the beautiful reading rooms especially...More
If I could spend a whole day inside this library, i would. I especially love how grand it looks from the inside and outside. The library steps is a popular hangout spot. Inside, you will be surrounded by hushed conversations and the smell of books....More
Take a few minutes to walk through this library. There are students utilizing this library everywhere. The rooms are full as students are working individually or in groups. Well worth a look as the building is beautiful.