Printed material on display in current exhibitions from the museum's collection and private collections on loan to the Museum of Perth.
Our rare book and printed items collection available for public view by appointment offers unique insights of Perth's historic past.
Books that include varied information about Western Australia as a whole, Australia in general or other Australian cities.
This collection contains information about notable structures, development of suburbs, and transportation in Perth.
A look into both every day and pivotal moments in the city's past that have banded the community together demonstrating Perth's changing culture.
Perth's history comes alive in stories of the past, retelling of our pioneer roots, participation in the war, crime and biographies of peoples daily toil.