What's on

When

Topic

Who

What

Group, 2019
Now showing

Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks

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.

exhibition Until
Blue Black Beatz

Blue Black Beatz

Blue Black Beats returns to Immigration Museum for its second year.

special event
Dancers

Let's Dance!

All day dance slam for young and old!

special event
Dance film footage projected onto large wall with columns.

Dance Reel

Experience contemporary dance projections on a massive immersive scale, dancing daily across our majestic colonnaded Long Room.

display
Woman sitting on colourful backdrop.

Amrita Hepi: Opening Afternoon

Award-winning First Nations choreographer and dancer Amrita Hepi takes the floor to create a new collaborative dance work with Melbourne’s dance communities.

special event

Amrita Hepi: In Residence

Amrita Hepi takes the floor with the creation of a new collaborative dance work this summer at Immigration Museum.

special event
Woman and child from ELF Karen Play and Learning Group from Berry Street reading the book 'I Want To Go To The Museum'

Storylands

Multilingual story time for children and their adults, each month featuring a different language and theme.

activity Until
visitors viewing the Identity exhibition

Identity: yours, mine, ours

An exhibition about identity – who we are and who others think we are.

exhibition
Exhibition display

Immigrant Stories and Timeline

Immigration is about us all - those who were here and those who came.

exhibition
Haiku by Atsushi Boulder

Haiku Hangout

Multilingual poetry party hosted by the Australian Haiku Society.

activity
Disco ball

Summer of Dance

This summer, Immigration Museum drops into dancefloor mode celebrating diverse genres, talents and communities.

special event
One of the exhibition spaces at Immigration Museum

Leaving Home

What would it take to make you leave your homeland and travel thousands of miles to another country?

exhibition
One of the exhibition spaces in the Immigration Museum

Getting In

More than 9 million people have migrated to Australia since 1788. Countless others have tried and failed.

exhibition
Tribute Garden

Tribute Garden

The Tribute Garden is a public artwork that pays tribute to 7000 people who have made the journey to Victoria.

display
External view of a 19th Century building

Community Forums

Come and have your say! A number of community forums are being held in October and November.