Opening Hours

Daily 10am–5pm
Closed Good Friday
and Christmas Day

Where to find us

Immigration Museum
400 Flinders Street
Melbourne, Victoria, 3000


Image of a male ballet dancer (Li Cunxin)

Mao's Last Dancer the Exhibition

Discover the incredible journey from poverty to world-famous artist. Features rare interviews, footage and personal artefacts in this intimate portrait.

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Barangaroo Ngangamay

Celebrating the strength, diversity and creativity of the Aboriginal women who come together for ceremony, healing and remembering.

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Mahātmā Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.

Mahatma Gandhi: An Immigrant

Explore the inspirational story of Mahatma Gandhi.

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Girl Dancing

Dream Dancer

Join us for family-fun craft, storytelling and dance workshops inspired by the story of Mao's Last Dancer, Li Cunxin.

Ballerina dancing

School holiday activities

Join us these winter school holidays for family fun activities and workshops inspired by the incredible journey of Mao's Last Dancer, Li Cunxin.

Middle Eastern food set on a table

Free to Feed for Refugee Week

To highlight Refugee Week, the Immigration will be collaborating with Free to Feed to host two of their signature 3-hour cooking classes at our beautiful atrium.

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Artistic associates Genevieve Grieves and Amanda Jane Reynolds.

Barangaroo Ngangamay: film and talk

Join the Koorie women from Barangaroo Ngangamay to share behind-the-scenes stories of making the film, art and coming together for ceremony.

Mother and child embracing

Barangaroo Ngangamay: kid's dance workshop

Come and learn some of the dances we shared at the ceremony honouring the Old Lady Baragaroo.

Chinese square dancers on the Melbourne Museum plaza

Chinese Square Dancing

Join us each Thursday of the school holidays for free participatory lunchtime Chinese Square Dancing performances.


The Unending Absence

An audio series imagines the world of migration from an alternative point of view.

Curator Rebecca Carland presenting rare books at Thinking Without Borders, teacher professional development workshop

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