Theft from Collecting Institutions



Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street
Carlton, Victoria, 3053
What's On

An Australian History

Thefts from cultural institutions can be the focus of intense scrutiny and sensational reporting, but can then also be quickly forgotten.

Join one of our experts to hear about astonishing histories of thefts from major Australian cultural institutions that have occurred across their histories, including thefts of valuable rare books.

The talk will also identify patterns and trends in Australian cases.

Speaker: Maryanne McCubbin

Part of Melbourne Rare Book Week.