A gigantic map of all the cool plaques in the world. A project of 99% Invisible. Logo by Chop Shop

North Melbourne Time Capsule

Plaque is on the former North Melbourne Town Hall, it includes the City of Melbourne Coat of Arms and the logo for the 150th Anniversary of Victoria. The plaque reads: TO MARK VICTORIA'S ...

  • north melbourne
  • victoria
  • australia
  • time capsule

Plaque for recognition of 1st peoples

 In the spirit of reconciliation, we acknowledge that  this library is located on land which the Wurundjeri and their forebears are the Traditional People and we recognise the cultural and historical ...

  • north melbourne
  • victoria
  • australia

City of Yarra Commemoration Plaque

Plaque on the former City of Richmond Town Hall. City of Yarra This Plaque commemorates the creation of the CITY OF YARRA on  22nd June 1994 and celebrates its return to democratically elected ...

  • richmond
  • victoria
  • australia

Richmond Cable Tramway

This plaque located in a little park on the corner of Swan St and Punt Road, Richmond. It reads: SITE OF RICHMOND CABLE TRAMWAY ENGINE HOUSE THE BUILDING THAT HOUSED MELBOURNE'S FIRST CABLE TRAMWAY ...

  • richmond
  • victoria
  • australia

Memorial plaque

This tablet is in the State Library of Victoria, located on Swanston Str. It reads: This table has been placed here by the Trustees of The Public Library Museums and National Gallery of Victoria in ...

  • melbourne
  • victoria
  • australia

Centenary Plaque Melbourne Town Hall

This plaque is located on the Melbourne Town Hall, Collins St, Melbourne, above the foundation stone. It reads: THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE CENTENARY OF THE LAYING OF THE FOUNDATION STONE OF THE ...

  • melbourne
  • victoria
  • australia

Melbourne Town Hall Foundation Stone

Located on the Melbourne Town Hall on Colllins St. Reads: THIS FOUNDATION STONE WAS LAID BY H.R.H. THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH 29TH NOV. 1867 JAMES STEWARD BUTTERS, MAYOR ________________________ ...

  • melbourne
  • victoria
  • australia

North Melbourne Foundation Stone

Plaque on side of Town Hall THIS STONE WAS LAID BY RALPH ARCHBOLD J.P. MAYOR 22ND FEBRUARY 1911. COUNCILLORS J BAINBRIDGE    A.McINTOSH J.P. H.E. BASTINGS   F. J. PLANT J.P. S.DENNIS           ...

  • north melbourne
  • victoria
  • australia

Library Foundation Stone

Plaque at the North Melbourne Town Hall Free & Public Library Erected by Andrew Carnegie ESQ 22nd February 1911. Committee C. C. Cockerill President H. E. Bastings               W.G. SWIFT S. H. ...

  • north melbourne
  • victoria
  • australia

Prahran Market Foundation Stone

Located on Commercial Road, Prahran at the entrance to the Prahran Market Plaque Reads: City of Prahran This stone was laid by Cr. Thomas Ellis J.P. Mayor on the 25th day of March 1891 The ...

  • prahran
  • memorial stone
  • melbourne
  • victoria

Beaufort Rotunda Plaque

This plaque is above the foundation stone in the rotunda and reads: The clock that surmounts this memorial was presented by Rear Admiral Bridges of Trawalla ________________________ Submitted ...

  • beaufort
  • victoria

Beaufort Rotunda Plaque

This plaque on the base of the rotunda in Beaufort Plaque Reads: A.D. 1903. Erected by the residents of Beaufort and District in Commemoration of the glorious reign of her late Majesty Queen ...

  • beaufort
  • victoria

Plaque in Beaufort

Plaque located on the side of a building in the main street. Reads: Beaufort Community Resource Centre A State Government initative With the Beaufort Community and the Pyrenees Shire [logos for ...

  • beaufort
  • victoria

Stawell Wetlands Plaque

Plaque on the outskirts of Stawell at the start of a short boardwalk.  Has the Apex club, Lions club and Rotary club logos on the top. Plaque reads: Federation Parks Wetlands Commemorating 100 ...

  • stawell
  • victoria

Prahran Market Commemorative Plaque

The plaque is located inside the market on the rear of  a column in the outdoor courtyard. It has the City of Prahran coat of arms. Plaque reads: THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE OPENING OF ...

  • prahran
  • market
  • melbourne
  • victoria

Plaque in St Kilda Gardens

Plaque is located under a tree in the St Kilda Botanical Gardens. This tree was planted  in memory of Norman T. Scoble Supt. of Parks and Gardens City of St. Kildat 1938-1966 A tribute from His ...

  • st kilda
  • melbourne
  • victoria

First Land Sales in St Kilda

On the side wall of a St Kilda Convenience Store in Ackland Street. Erected as part of Victoria's 150 year anniversary.  It is headed by the logo for the event. Plaque Reads: Victoria 150 ...

  • acland st
  • st kilda
  • melbourne
  • victoria

Felton Memorial

The plaque is on the side of the former Esplanade Hotel in St Kilda (The Espy) and reads: City of St Kilda. Alfred Felton 183 1 - 1904 Philanthropist, Industrialist Lived here 1892 - 1904 Sponsored ...

  • st kilda
  • melbourne
  • victoria

Melbourne Post Office

Inside the form General Post Office in Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria Australia.  Currently a retail store. Reads: POSTAL HALL Established 1918 Hon.  William Webster Postmaster General ...

  • melbourne
  • gpo
  • gregorystorer

Grampians Sandstone memorial

Grampians sandstone was used in the construction of some notable Victorian public buildings.  This plaque sits in the wall of the Halls Gap hall and was placed there on the centenary of ...

  • grampians
  • victoria
  • australia
  • halls gap