Opening Hours

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

Where to find us

Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street
Carlton, Victoria, 3053


Doll's House - F.A. Clemons, 'Pendle Hall', 1940s.

Mini Mega Model Museum

Welcome to the Mini Mega Model Museum, where the apples are wax, the Colosseum is small and the models really work!

Silhouette of a moa skeleton

Treasures of the Natural World

The best of London’s Natural History Museum is coming to Australia.


Mini Mega Makers Workshop

Mega Makerspace is a children’s model making workshop.


Pixar Putt

Australia’s most exciting pop-up mini golf experience, inspired by some of Pixar’s most adored films and takes guests to infinity…and beyond!

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Detail of a model astronaut

School holiday activities

Melbourne Museum is your go to for big summer fun these school holidays.


Lunar New Year family weekend / 农历新年周末特别活动

Enjoy an unforgettable family weekend at Melbourne Museum to celebrate the Year of the Rat. 带着您的家人和小孩来墨尔本博物馆,与我们共同庆祝一个难忘的鼠年春节吧!

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Pangina Heals

Nocturnal x Midsumma

Nocturnal and Midsumma present Lunar New Year Disco, a queer dance battle hosted by Thailand’s Pangina Heals (Drag Race Thailand) and Taiwan’s Chrissy Chou.

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yellow coloured image of microbes

Gut Feelings

Microbes in your gut talk to your brain and body. Your microbes are beautiful. Be immersed. Be curious. Love your guts. 

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Two adults using a digital tablet to sketch butterflies and moths

Digital art class

Be inspired by our unique and wondrous collection to create your own digital masterpiece.

A man a two children looking at model engine in a display case

Auslan tour

Join a deaf-led tour of Melbourne Museum.


Museums Victoria Store now open online!

Shop our handpicked favourites of unique and contemporary products, including designer pieces from the highly acclaimed Tiff Manuel, Minna Gilligan, Mazdevallia and Haus of Dizzy. As well as a range of products and rare prints exclusive to Museums Victoria.