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Melbourne Sights

Athenaeum Theatre and Library

  • 188 Collins St. Map It
  • City Center
  • Library/Archive

Updated 01/15/2014

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The first talking picture show in Australia was screened in 1896 at this beautiful theater. Today is houses three venues—a membership library, a theater for live performances, and the Last Laugh Comedy Club.

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188 Collins St., Melbourne, Victoria, 3000, Australia

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Sight Details:

  • Mon.–Tue. and Thurs.–Fri. 9:30–5; Wed. 11–8; Sat. 9:30–1

Updated 01/15/2014


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