Italian Carlton CO.AS.IT. A. Pasquini Mural

Two exciting new CO.AS.IT. Italian Historical Society online initiatives compiled by Dr Celestina Sagazio are now available for you to enjoy by clicking on the highlighted text: Italian Carlton Online Presentation, and Italian Carlton Self-Guided Tour. Used together they provide a unique Italian Carlton experience.

Italian Carlton Online Presentation      Italian Carlton Self-Guided Tour

Nominated for a 2022 Victorian Museums and Galleries Association Award as part of the Italian Carlton Project.


 Open House Melbourne

This event is part of the Open House Melbourne Weekend 2023 running across Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 July.


Educational programs
Offering a special education program for teachers of Italian, English and SOSE – with self-guided or staff-led options – Museo Italiano is the perfect place for your next excursion!
School visits
Further research
The IHS has extensive collections of historic materials documenting the Italian presence in Australia. These are made available to scholars, writers and the community to assist them in family and community research.
Temporary exhibitions and events

Complementing the Museo's permanent collections, Co.As.It. regularly hosts temporary exhibitions and cultural events.
(Photo: ©Emilio Cresciani)

Cultural program