We are

One of the world's oldest remaining exhibition pavilions

Where to find us

Royal Exhibition Building
9 Nicholson Street
Carlton, Victoria, 3053

What's on

Melbourne Stitches & Craft Show

See the latest creative trends, products and craft supplies, learn in craft workshops and speak directly to the experts.

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The Big Design Market

The Big Design Market brings together the best independent design for 3 huge days of Christmas shopping, workshops, gourmet food, craft beer and free kids activities.

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cars on show in a large exhibition hall

The Victorian Hot Rod and Cool Rides Show

This Melbourne event is to promote and showcase hot rods, customs, street machines and motorcycles from all around Australia.

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Colourful caravans and tents

Boho Luxe Market and Glamping Festival 2018

Experience a 'Weekend of Wanderlust', enjoy our Boho Luxe Market, Food Trucks, Live Music and Entertainment, and an epic Glamping Festival.

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woman standing in a room with flowers and artworks

The Melbourne Collective Design Market 2018

Experience One Big Day of Shopping, entertainment and gourmet food.  We are  stepping out of the box and taking design markets to a new level.  Along with our ambassador Julia Green, you will definitely want to be at part of the action.

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women at a quilting exhibition

Australasian Quilt Convention

The Australasian Quilt Convention is Australia’s largest annual event dedicated specifically to quilting.

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External view of Royal Exhibition Building from Nicholson Street

Royal Exhibition Building Tours

Discover the history and beauty of this magnificently restored building.

Building with coloured light projection on the external walls

Museum Spaces