The largest collection of Viking artefacts ever displayed in Australia.
Learn more about Indigenous ingenuity, humour and resilience through the wonderful stories of the Bush Mechanics.
A celebration of Melbourne fashion designers, models and industry luminaries from the 1960s to today.
A sneak peek at the future of Australian design.
Hear from Lena Hejll the exhibition curator from the Swedish History Museum.
Get behind the locked doors, meet our inspiring staff and get closer to our collection.
Celebrate International Day of the Forest and International Day of Biodiversity.
One big night with scientists live on stage. A fast-paced session of genius, laughs and true stories of real science.
An exhibition of storytelling through comic pop culture incorporating identity, heroes and language.
Brickman Awesome, presented by Toyota features 39 LEGO® models, none of which have been seen in Melbourne before!
Join us for a night at the museum featuring Wax'o Paradiso, Harvey Sutherland (DJ) and DJ JNETT.
Come on a journey of discovery with a new program of talks
To celebrate the release of Vikings: Beyond the Legend, we are giving away an amazing trip to Denmark for two lucky people, valued at $9700.
Explore Viking life at Melbourne Museum this autumn school holidays.
Learning about how the Vikings lived at this temporary Viking village.
Celebrating the history, culture, achievements and survival of Victoria’s Aboriginal people.
Get your Viking style on at the Melbourne Museum and make your own Viking ornament.
Join us to learn about the traditional practice of bark-cloth printing and designs from the Pacific region.
Experience a Nordic inspired long-table dinner in the heart of the Melbourne Museum and enjoy an exclusive after-hours viewing of the touring exhibition, Vikings: Beyond the Legend.
The Royal Exhibition Building has seen a thing or two in its 138 years. Hear some of its lesser-known stories as we explore the secret life of this national icon.
An exciting opportunity to create and hold your own fashion event at Melbourne Museum!
Join Museums Victoria experts as they discuss valuable insights about how advancements in technology can connect people and place.
Watch a writhing mass of hungry eels gobble up their lunch!
Local musicians, The Orbweavers, perform songs connected to the Museum's collections, followed by a Q&A.
Pull on your hiking boots and join the adventures of Museums Victoria scientists exploring biodiversity in Indonesia's remote mountain forests. You just might discover a new species or two.
Join Australia's leading experts in preservation in these free information sessions.
We're holding a Vikings-inspired breakfast on Thursday 19 April, where you'll be able to learn about our corporate membership program while networking with like-minded people.
Tap into the sense of occasion of the time-honoured ritual of high tea at Melbourne Museum this Mother's Day.
Experience the exhibition You Can't Do That as it comes to life with the exhibitors and curators.
Explore Bunjilaka's beautiful Indigenous garden.
Mandela My Life – The Exhibition will make its world premiere in Melbourne in September 2018 at Melbourne Museum, coinciding with the 100th anniversary celebrations of Nelson Mandela’s birth.
A wondrous place for babies to 5-year-olds to explore, play and learn.
A place for visitors to meet staff and find answers relating to the research, collections and the work of Museums Victoria.
The amazing world of insects and spiders!
Over 600 birds, reptiles, mammals and amphibians from around the world.
Walk among skeletons of prehistoric animals.
An etched zinc wall that spans the north wall of Birrarung Gallery and surrounds the entry to First Peoples.
The origin and evolution of life in Victoria.
The most immersive cinematic experience in the world.
One of the world's most destructive conflicts recalled through the experiences of eight people.
An exhibition packed with icons of the city's past and present.
Walk through a stand of Victoria's mountain forests in the middle of the city.
The processes and mechanisms of evolution.
Introduction to the museum's displays.
Think about the workings of your own mind and the minds of others.
Australia's greatest racehorse.
Discover the history and beauty of this magnificently restored building.
Watercraft and other objects from nearly every Pacific Island nation.
A brilliant, immersive exhibition about our ever-changing Earth.
Dramatic underwater footage, vivid photographs and rare specimens bring Victoria’s marine animals to life.