La Trobe Reading Room

The Library’s most spectacular architectural feature, the dome, makes an impressive centrepiece for a special event. Meticulously restored to its former glory, the reading room features custom-built desks of Queensland silky-oak timber, heritage chairs and traditional green reading lamps.

Availability –  After 6pm, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Key Features of The La Trobe Reading Room:

  • Original domes gallery
  • Spectacular 5 tier design
  • Panopticon floorplan
  • Natural light through domed glass windows
  • Rare book collection lining walls
  • Silk oak desks and features
  • Central library location
La Trobe Reading Room