Fight for Survival
The story of a landmark moment in Australian History when communities united to save Victoria’s treasured Northland Secondary College.
Celebrating the history, culture, achievements and survival of Victoria’s Aboriginal people.
Bunjilaka 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 – Boon Wurrung and Woi Wurrung
Museum at Home. Always open.
Enjoy a world of museum experiences at home, school or anywhere - family moments, cultural moments, learning moments and playful moments, all online!
Our First People’s Educator Di-Di Vaha’akolo shares some special drawings from our River of Language exhibition
River of Language
ngulu wurneet, galada-al wurrung-u, parniwaru tyalingi, waran woorroong-ee, barringgi dyaling brings to life the languages of south-eastern Australia.
Burlesque dancing and basket weaving: the incredible life of Aunty Veronica Barnett
Step into the adventurous past of one of the Melbourne Museum's public faces.
Black Day, Sun Rises, Blood Runs
Stories of colonial violence in Victoria.
The hidden history of Aboriginal stockwoman
As told by a Koa stockwoman, mother and doctor of philosophy.
The timeless and living art of possum skin cloaks
The First Peoples of south-eastern Australia have been making possum skin cloaks since time immemorial—today the practice is flourishing.
10 treasures of Aussie Rules
And what they say about us.
Eastern Kulin Seasonal Calendar
Melbourne is known for having four seasons in one day. But did you know there are seven seasons in the Kulin seasonal calendar.
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Shop educational gifts and toys at Museums Victoria Store
Keep little hands busy at home with museum puzzles, toys and activities.
Build a solar system, excavate for dinosaurs, learn about the human body, or discover the secrets of the natural world in your own backyard. And for the big kids, we’ve got everything from slow puzzles to conversation menus to keep brains busy.