National Science Week
This year we bring you the latest and greatest in STEM with stories and discoveries, home experiments and activities for the whole family to enjoy.
Come on a journey of discovery with a program of Zoom-hosted talks.
Melbourne Museum respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Country on which we stand, and we pay our respects to First Peoples across Victoria and Australia.
Language – Boonwurrung and Woi wurrung
Prepare to get your creative juices flowing through fun facts, project ideas and videos.
Curriculum-linked resources for remote classrooms or home-based learning.
Explore Melbourne Museum through mini-websites, audio tours and virtual tours on Google Maps.
We’ve turned some of our much loved collection items and galleries into online puzzles.
Explore our collections online
An invaluable record of Victoria's environmental and cultural history.
Museums Victoria Store
Keep little hands busy with museum puzzles, toys and activities.
Under fire: The animals threatened by Australia’s bushfire crisis
If there’s one place in the world that knows about extinction, it’s a natural history museum.
Who are the moth hunters?
Meet the citizen scientists who are, literally, discovering new species in their backyards.
A Museum Membership will give you free, unlimited general entry to Melbourne Museum, Scienceworks & Immigration Museum, a range of discounts and exclusive events.
You'll also get access to our Just for Members area featuring live Zoom events, museum expert Q&As, activities, puzzles, downloadable Zoom backgrounds and more!
Listen and Learn, Together
Museums Victoria is committed to placing First Peoples’ living cultures, histories and knowledge at the heart of all we do.
Our role in connecting people with the past, to help them make sense of the present, to create a better future, has never been more important.
Scienceworks at Home
If you're feeling like a star without its galaxy at the moment, take a virtual visit to Scienceworks and get your STEM fix from the couch!
Immigration Museum at Home
Delve deeper into Victoria's immigration history – read personal stories of migration and discover your own origins.