Wishing you a safe and prosperous new year.
The Library will re-open on Wednesday 22/01/20 and we look forward to seeing you soon.



  • The Melbourne Athenaeum Library
  • A Quiet Place to Work or Study
  • An Historic Institution
  • The Historic Melbourne Athenaeum Lift

Library Photos by Peter Ittack


  • The Melbourne Athenaeum Library 1918
  • Historic Items Display in 2006
  • Athenaeum Art Gallery circa 1970
  • 1940 Brochure

Building History


  • Musical Interludes in the Library
  • Nite Art 2015
  • Scarlet Stiletto Awards 2016
  • Musical Interludes in the Library

Event Photos