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Inside scoop on Melbourne's newspapers

The current exhibition in this small gallery tells the story of Melbourne's big newspapers and... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Arthur B
Free entry to quirky exhibitions -- pop in

This small museum deserves to be better known. It is one you'll rarely hear locals discussing. You... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2016
Melbourne, Australia
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8 Dec 2017
“great free attraction”
14 Oct 2017
“Inside scoop on Melbourne's newspapers”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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90-120 Swanston St | Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Little known museum opposite the iconic manchester unity building and next door too town hall. Great spot to visit

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The current exhibition in this small gallery tells the story of Melbourne's big newspapers and their impact on the culture & psyche of the city through cartoons, photographs, original glass slides & other artifacts. Must-see for anyone interested in the evolution of Melbourne & its...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Arthur B
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This small museum deserves to be better known. It is one you'll rarely hear locals discussing. You may notice it if you're on Swanston Street walking or travelling by tram. It is set into the side of the magnificent old Melbourne Town Hall, between Collins...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Alys-Schatzi
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I have visited this small gallery twice and both times the material on display has been absolutely fascinating. The first exhibition was about the history of taxis in Melbourne from its inception, very revealing. The current exhibition is on the planning of the City of...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank MoeLoveheart
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