This summer, Immigration Museum drops into dancefloor mode celebrating diverse genres, talents and communities.
Amrita Hepi takes the floor with the creation of a new collaborative dance work this summer at Immigration Museum.
Experience contemporary dance projections on a massive immersive scale, dancing daily across our majestic colonnaded Long Room.
Experience a tapestry of narratives from the LGBTIQA+ community Pacific diaspora expressed through performance, dance, art and storytelling.
Bring your nearest and queerest to dance it all out in our hot summer courtyard oasis to the glitchy pop beats and sweet synth melodies of Rainbow Chan.
Celebrate love in all its shades with a San Valentín night of dancing, music and mucho more.
Play On presents groundbreaking South Korean multi-instrumentalist and composer Park Jiha alongside cult favourite DJ Moopie.
Spend your extra night with us celebrating genre-hopping artists and all those who’ve made the leap.
Join us these summer holidays and create your own mini museum inside the grand facade of Old Customs House.
Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks is a suite of exhibitions and experiences exploring the art of tattoo, alongside themes of identity, self-expression, culture and community.
Our Members Masterclass series is back! Join us for an intimate workshop with local Japanese artist Junko Azukawa.
Multilingual poetry party hosted by the Australian Haiku Society.
Stanislava Pinchuk and Zaiba Khan discuss how they fashion the body and mark identity through adornment, both temporary and permanent.
An exhibition about identity – who we are and who others think we are.
Immigration is about us all – those who were here and those who came.
What would it take to make you leave your homeland and travel thousands of miles to another country?
More than 9 million people have migrated to Australia since 1788. Countless others have tried and failed.
The story of Customs House, where officials controlled what—and who—could enter Victoria.
Take a journey through Immigration Museum and uncover stories of migration to Australia.
A place to relax, talk to helpful staff, and research family and migration history.
The Tribute Garden is a public artwork that pays tribute to 7000 people who have made the journey to Victoria.
Multilingual story time for children and their adults, each month featuring a different language and theme.
What stories do our bodies tell?
This ground breaking photographic exhibition explores the rich history of traditional Japanese tattoo culture and its influence on modern tattoo practice.
An audio series imagines the world of migration from an alternative point of view.
We work in active partnership with and for Victoria’s diverse communities to present exhibitions and experiences, and to explore, document and share your stories.