Queensland colonial Museum

Stage Number: MBNH.09.01.25

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Brisbane City (CBD)

Epoch: Late 19th Century

Street Address: 159 William St, Brisbane City

Latitude & Longitude: -27.47269444,153.02383333

Time Link: 1877

Map Link: 1879

Image Time Point: 1879

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Queensland colonial Museum was built in 1877-79, Architect: F.D.G. Stanley. It was converted to the Library of Queensland in 1900 and operated as the State Library until 1988. The murals on the western side wall were added in the 1960s.


Brisbane City Council, Heritage Trail Brisbane City Centre,series No.1, 13th edition , (B.C.C, c1990s)

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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. Scale Not Indicated. Brisbane City, County of Stanley, Parishes of North and South Brisbane. 634494