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Conditions of entry


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By entering Melbourne Museum, you agree to these conditions.

Supervision of children

If your child is under 12 years of age, he or she must be supervised by an adult 17 years or older.

Filming and photography

You're welcome to film and photograph in the museum for non-commercial purposes, except where signs specifically prohibit it. Commercial filming and photography is permitted by prior arrangement only. 
Filming and Image Requests.


You must abide by any warnings and instructions issued by our staff. For safety, footwear must be worn at all times. 
Please ensure that your personal items are not left unattended. Museum Victoria is not liable for lost or stolen property. Museum management reserves the right to refuse entry, to remove any person from the site and to inspect bags.

Smoking, eating and drinking

Melbourne Museum and IMAX are completely smoke-free. Please eat and drink in designated areas only.