Beauty Abundant: Behind the Scenes Tour of Botanical Wonders from the State Library Collections

Monday 21 October 2019 01:00PM to 02:00PM

The State Library collections are abundant with botanical beauties. From albums of pressed flowers to remarkable botanical artworks created by children, this Behind the Scenes Tour will provide a unique artistic insight into some of Western Australia’s botanical treasures. The tour will visit various back of house locations within the State Library building.

The tour is primarily a walking tour. Each of the tour locations are accessible via lift or stairs. Limited seating will be available at each of the tour stops.

Meet at the Welcome Desk on the Ground Floor.

Free event. Bookings required.

Alternate Dates:

  • Tuesday 24 September
  • Wednesday 9 October
  • Friday 18 October
  • Monday 21 October

Image: Album of pressed flowers, entitled Westralia's Wonderful Wildflowers, Lillian Wooster Greaves papers, State Library of Western Australia, ACC 9131AD/4 (Collection dated 1893-1972)