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.
Embark on a far-ranging journey of sound and musical traditions at a concert of Arabic and Jewish music.
Blue Black Beats returns to Immigration Museum for its second year.
Play On presents groundbreaking South Korean multi-instrumentalist and composer Park Jiha alongside cult favourite DJ Moopie.
Marking the 30th anniversary of the Fall of The Wall, Rolf Schmidt shares his memories alongside pieces of the Wall.
All day dance slam for young and old!
Experience contemporary dance projections on a massive immersive scale, dancing daily across our majestic colonnaded Long Room.
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.
Award-winning First Nations choreographer and dancer Amrita Hepi takes the floor to create a new collaborative dance work with Melbourne’s dance communities.
Amrita Hepi takes the floor with the creation of a new collaborative dance work this summer at Immigration Museum.
Multilingual story time for children and their adults, each month featuring a different language and theme.
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.
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.
Celebrate love in all its shades with a San Valentín night of dancing, music and mucho more.
Spend your extra night with us celebrating genre-hopping artists and all those who’ve made the leap.
This summer, Immigration Museum drops into dancefloor mode celebrating diverse genres, talents and communities.
Experience a tapestry of narratives from the LGBTIQA+ community Pacific diaspora expressed through performance, dance, art and storytelling.
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.
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.
Come and have your say! A number of community forums are being held in October and November.