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Historical Objects and Exhibits of the Old Treasury Building, Melbourne

Old Treasury Building, Melbourne - - exterior 2

The Old Treasury Building was once home to the Treasury Department of Victoria and is now a museum of Melbourne. The museum focuses on Victoria’s history, the history of Indigenous Victorians, first white settlement, Ned Kelly and the Gold Rush.

Among the many exhibits and historical objects in the Old Treasury Building, Melbourne the following are some of the highlights:


“A truly happy person is one who can enjoy the scenery on a detour.” Anon



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