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Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts Reviews
This collection is located in the Libraries Tasmania building in Hobart - go into the foyer and at the back right hand side. The main collections are displayed like an old mansion with lots of furnitu... more »
This museum is a gem, hidden away but easily accessible- and free! Quite the historic tour, with some very interesting pieces. more »
Joseph Allport and his family settled in Van Diemen’s Land in 1831. From that time members of the family played an important role in the artistic, cultural and social development of the colony and the state of Tasmania. Henry Allport bequeathed the Allport collection to the people of Tasmania in 1965 as a memorial to the Allport family. The Allport bequest remains one of the most generous in Tasmania's history. The Allport Library + Museum of Fine Arts is a living collection of nationally significant Tasmanian colonial paintings, photographs, rare books, manuscripts and English and European decorative arts and furniture.
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