Stonnington History Centre

The Stonnington History Centre is open for phone/email enquiries and pre-booked appointments only. Pre-booked visits are available Tuesday - Thursday only.

The Stonnington History Centre's 2023 Calendar is now on sale at our libraries for $25 (incl. GST) and showcases a stunning and important collection of photographs of our past, carefully curated with many of the images sourced from the History Centre’s own collection.

The Stonnington History Centre is dedicated to preserving and interpreting the history of the City of Stonnington and the former cities of Malvern and Prahran. The centre is a branch of the Stonnington Library and Information Service.

The centre’s collection includes:
  • books
  • journal articles
  • photographs
  • building plans
  • maps
  • subdivision plans
  • rate records
  • newspapers
  • research notes
  • general local history information

We run a range of exciting events at the centre including:
  • History Matters seminars
  • Family History Club
  • exhibitions

Contact us

Stonnington History Centre

Northbrook, 1257 High Street,
Malvern (behind Malvern Library)
Email: history@stonnington.vic.gov.au 
Phone: 03 8290 1360

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