Science Variety Show
Join the Scienceworks crew online for a special school holiday edition of the Science Variety Show - an interactive exploration of perception!
Changing colour with cabbage
Create a colour-changing liquid and gorgeous artworks with some cabbage and simple household items.
Scienceworks 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
Spring School Holidays
The Scienceworks crew will be bringing you science-filled fun activities that you can do at home to explore colour in all its glory.
Just for Members
We're bringing our best online content for you to enjoy from the couch! Featuring live events, museum expert Q&As, activities, puzzles, Zoom backgrounds and more.
Join us these holidays for astronomy-themed activities you can do from your own home.
Curriculum-linked resources for remote classrooms or home-based learning.
Explore Scienceworks through mini-websites and virtual tours on Google Maps.
Cooking with Love
Enjoy making (and eating!) these delicious recipes inspired by science, culture and history.
Unboxing the museum
In this series of videos our expert staff take you on an exclusive tour behind the scenes of our museums, to “unbox” some of their favourite objects.
Explore our collections online
An invaluable record of Victoria's environmental and cultural history.
We’ve turned some of our much loved collection items and galleries into online puzzles.
Museums Victoria Store
Keep little hands busy with museum puzzles, toys and activities.
Eleven incredible meteorites
The Murchison is just one of many strange and storied space rocks held by Museums Victoria. Here are 10 others—as well as one which disappeared.
Looking back in time: The Great Melbourne Telescope
The Great Melbourne Telescope was an important icon for nineteenth century Melbourne.
Telescopes in Danger
Many telescopes across the world can be exposed to extreme elements like storm or fire, or can at times suffer catastrophic structural failure.
You won't miss a day at your museums! All active and new memberships will be extended for the period that the museum remains closed.
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!
Melbourne Museum at Home
While the dinosaurs doze, the learning never stops! Take a virtual visit to Melbourne Museum and explore our exhibitions from the comfort of home.
Immigration Museum at Home
Delve deeper into Victoria's immigration history – read personal stories of migration and discover your own origins.