State Library Victoria was established in 1854 and is Australia’s oldest public library. Today it’s one of Melbourne’s most distinctive landmarks.  A cultural institution; on sunny days many Melbournians and visitors are found enjoying the Library’s grounds. This truly iconic venue is an impressive institution for your next event with over twelve different and striking venue options unlike any other in Melbourne.

Boasting magnificent 19th-century heritage galleries, spacious venues and dedicated Conference Centre, the State Library and food&desire are proud to partner to deliver unique experiential events.

In the heart of Melbourne city State Library Victoria is one of our most distinctive landmark venues. The impressive cultural spaces include 19th-century heritage galleries are a variety of spacious wedding spaces for exclusive hire. Spaces include Experimedia, Courtyard, Cowen Gallery, Keith Murdoch Gallery, La Trobe Reading Room, Queen’s Hall and Red Rotunda.

capacities & dimensions.

Courtyard: Cocktail 350 Courtyard : Seated dinner 200 Courtyard : Theatre style 250 Cowen Gallery : Cocktail 346
Cowen Gallery : Seated dinner 220 Cowen Gallery : Theatre style 120 Cowen Gallery available Friday to Sunday from 6pm Experimedia : Cocktail 350
Experimedia : Seated dinner 150 Experimedia : Theatre style 200 Keith Murdoch Gallery : Cocktail 300 Keith Murdoch Gallery : Seated dinner 70
Keith Murdoch Gallery : Theatre 100 *Keith Murdoch Gallery available until the 31 May 2016 La Trobe Reading Room : Cocktail 520 La Trobe Reading Room available Friday to Sunday from 6pm
Queen's Hall : Cocktail 400 Queen's Hall : Seated dinner 220 Queen's Hall : Theatre style 150 Red Rotunda : Cocktail 90
Red Rotunda : Seated dinner 60 Red Rotunda : Theatre style 70 Village Roadshow Theatrette : Theatre style 200


328 Swanston Street
Melbourne 3000

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