Colonial Square

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Colonial Square
Colonial Square, with Melbourne Museum in background
Source: Museum Victoria
Photographer: John Broomfield

25 ornate remnants of a once magnificent building.

Appropriately, the stonework remains of the Colonial Mutual Building lie close to the Royal Exhibition Building: both were built by David Mitchell.

Built in 1896 the building stood on the corner of Collins and Elizabeth Streets. Made from Harcourt and Cape Woolamai granite, the stones are a reminder of a glorious edifice.

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Event Type: Permanent Exhibition

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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Museum Plaza

Free.

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