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The Library's elegant Cowen Gallery features one of Australia's most significant collections of Victorian artworks. Explore aspects of Victoria's rich history in scenes of European settlement, early Melbourne streetscapes and portraits of some of Australia's most influential figures.

This stunning collection includes works by Frederick McCubbin, John Glover, William Strutt, Danila Vassilieff, Percival Ball and John Francis.

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Entry cost:

Free Entry

Opening hours:
  • Monday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

27 Apr 2018

  • Closed

26 Dec 2017

  • Closed

01 Jan 2018

  • Closed
Accessibility:

  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details