Current & upcoming exhibitions 

Both the LibraryMuseum and Lavington Library feature local, national and international exhibitions on temporary display. From local history to interactive science to contemporary multimedia, they promise a different experience each time you visit.

  • A crèche in a large metropolitan hospital, 1953, A1200, L15676.jpg

    Without Consent : Australia’s past adoption practices

    Through the contributions of people affected by Australia’s forced adoptions policies and practices, this exhibition explores what happens when social expectations, morality and authority collide.

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  • The Sum of Us

    In a photoshopped world, quirky domestic objects get a rare chance to shine.

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  • Many Roads

    Join us in celebrating the launch of Many Roads as part of Local Government Week.

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  • photo of the members of the band with their instruments

    Albury City Band : A Celebration

    A display celebrating 150+ years of band music in Albury.

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  • Accelerate

    Celebrating all things car, bike and motorcycle, this exhibition tracks how vehicular transport has shaped our community.

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  • A Few of our Favourite things

    A Few of our Favourite Things

    Our staff showcase their favourite objects from the AlburyCity Museum and Social History Collection.

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  • A close up of a handwritten letter

    Writing Home

    Revealing letters home from a group of Albury men who fought with the Australian Imperial Force in World War I.

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  • Anne Verloop, photographed at McPerson Studios on her wedding day in 1957.

    Capturing I Do

    This exhibition, featuring work from Albury’s long-established McPherson Studios, looks at how photographers have captured weddings, love and marriage over the years.

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  • "I can read English" book used at Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre c1950. AlburyCity Collection ARM 00.078

    Sharing Bonegilla Stories

    LibraryMuseum staff will be onsite at Bonegilla Migrant Reception & Training Centre to capture your memories and provide information about object care and preservation. They will also provide on advice on how you can donate items to the Bonegilla Collection.

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  • Detail: Detail, Admiration Aprons advertisment, AlburyCity Collection. ARM 09.712.

    Abikhair's Emporium

    This exhibition includes original merchandise and advertising showcases items from the former Abikhair’s department store in Albury.

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  • Detail: The football match, c1919, Dorothy Wall (1894 – 1942)

    Australian Inspiration

    The unique beauty of Australia’s native flora and fauna has long inspired artists and designers.

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  • Albury Woollen Mills, AlburyCity Collection, ARM 95.01.04

    Pattern Making: Stitching together Albury’s textiles manufacturing history

    Companies such as Macquarie Worsteds and Adelyn Clothing had great economic and community influence in Albury.

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