2017 Week 41: State Library of Victoria (2)

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Welcome to the La Trobe Reading Room with its impressive Dome elevation and ceiling. This is the star attraction of the State Library of Victoria, and totally qualifies as a major visitor attraction in Melbourne’s inner city.

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In addition, it is not just a large reading hall will an amazing roof. The corridors that circle around the room at each level run historical and art exhibitions, making a visit here all the more worthwhile. Seriously, it’s good. Come check it out!

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Melbourne 2017:  State LIbrary Of Victoria The La Trobe Reading Room 2Melbourne 2017: State Library Of Victoria La Trobe Reading Room 2
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I’m not going to write much more about the SLV. The pictures speak many tens of thousands of words. Trust me and pay this place a visit. Unless you genuinely dislike history, architecture and architecture you won’t regret paying a visit. Oh and just to complete my promotion, here’s the SLV’s official website. -WY

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