84Victoria Law School - Former Public Records Office
Address: 287-295 Queen Street, Melbourne
Opening Hours: 10am to 4pm - Saturday and Sunday
What's Open: The magnificant main staircase of the building is open, allowing access from the ground floor through the first floor to the second floor. Visitors then exit through the building, via the elevator, to the courtyard and out to Little Lonsdale Street.
Frequency Of Tours: Every 15 minutes
Building Type: Educational Buildings – University
Year Built: 1900 – 1904
Architect: S E Bindley, District Architect of the Public Works Department.
Tram Stops: Stop 4: City Circle Stop 7: La Trobe Street/ Queen Street on route 55
Originally built to house official records of births, deaths and marriages, as well as legal records and wills.
Included on either the Victorian Heritage Register, Heritage Council. Classified by the National Trust, Australia (Victoria) or included on the CIty of Melbourne Heritage Overlay