To Heal the Nation

  • Exhibition time
  • Exhibition location
    Located on the Lower Level

12 noon

Free. Research Centre Reading Room.

In the aftermath of the First World War official war correspondent Charles Bean worked tirelessly to establish a memorial to the thousands of Australians who had lost their lives on the battlefields. Join a curator-led tour of the exhibition To Heal the Nation to discover how Bean's experiences shaped his vision for the building that has endured to this day.

Bookings are essential, and close Tuesday 27 June. For bookings:
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to heal a nation

Charles Bean's building plans for the Australian War Memorial. (AWM RC09808)