Melbourne Athenaeum Library

This iconic library boasts over 30,000 books

Founded in 1839, the Melbourne Athenaeum is an art and culture hub in the heart of the city. As well as the enormous book collection, the three-storey building also hosts author talks and book launches throughout the year.

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Melbourne Athenaeum Library details

Level 1
188 Collins Street

Melbourne 3000

Telephone 03 9650 3100

Open Mon-Tue & Thu-Fri 9.30am-5pm; Wed 11am-8pm; Sat 9.30am-1pm; Sun 11am-4pm

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