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Treasures of the Natural World

See the world’s biggest, rarest, oldest and most fascinating treasures direct from London’s Natural History Museum.

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First Peoples

Celebrating the history, culture, achievements and survival of Victoria’s Aboriginal people. 

Graphic illustration of the earth and a thermometer
Online Talk

Climate Change: Families for a thriving future

During this webinar learn why the Earth’s climate is changing, and together with your family talk about what you can do to help! 

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Dinosaurs of Antarctica IMAX 3D

Explore a prehistoric world now lost to ice!

Bush after a bushfire
Talk

Our Treasured Earth

A panel discussion exploring science, climate change, and caring for our home planet from First Peoples’ and researchers’ perspectives.

Queen Alexander butterfly overlay a graphic representation of a forest bathed in golden light. The silhouette of Dodo can be seen
Talk

Fieldwork Treasure

How objects from the field reveal valuable insights.

Colour illustration of the dinosaur Tarbosaurus bataar in a natural setting.
Workshop

Let’s Create a Dinosaur

Learn how to draw, paint, sculpt and more, using different dinosaurs from the Melbourne Museum’s Dinosaur Walk Gallery as inspiration.

Woman sitting on the floor drawing on an iPad
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Digital art class

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

Head of a skeleton of a flightless bird
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Museum Alive IMAX 3D

Complement your Treasures visit and see the Natural History Museum’s exhibits come to life in Museum Alive 3D.

Girl and her mother looking out the windows of a pretend train
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Children’s Gallery

A wondrous place for babies to 5-year-olds to explore, play and learn.

garden
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Milarri Garden trail

Explore Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre's beautiful Indigenous garden.

Woman with a tattoo on her chin. The background is a green woven plant fibre with digital flowers
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Tok stori Vikitolia Pasifiki and Te Vainui O Pasifika

Welcome to Te Vainui O Pasifika | the great waters of the Pacific peoples.

Worlds
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WORLDS Immersive – Learning Lab

An experience where art and science collide to explore the patterns and evolution of nature and our relationship to it.

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

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The Listies totally serious 100% fact filled guide to the Melbourne Museum

Join Rich (the smart one) and Matt (the other one) as they venture forth to discover the secrets of the Learnadome (what Matt calls the Museum).

Man doing a presentation  in Auslan to a small group of people in front of a showcase displaying Aboriginal sheilds
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Auslan tours

Join one of our free Auslan tours for an overview of some of the museum's displays.

Wall and floor projections in the Learning Lab showcase.
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River Connections – Learning Lab

Award winning River Connections is an immersive projection experience in Melbourne Museum's Learning Lab. 

Woman giving a presentation
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Museum Lectures

Come on a journey of discovery with a program of talks.

Two students using virtual reality googles to experience a road trip from the past to the future of travel in Victoria.
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Road to Zero experience

The world’s first immersive experience that explores a future free from deaths and serious injuries on our roads.

Detail of zinc etching
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Wurreka

An etched zinc wall that spans the north wall of Birrarung Gallery and surrounds the entry to First Peoples

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IMAX Melbourne

The most immersive cinematic experience in the world.

Girls looking into case
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The Melbourne Story

An exhibition packed with icons of the city's past and present.

Trees and mist
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Forest Secrets

Walk through a stand of Victoria's mountain forests in the middle of the city.

Visitor in front of butterfly display at the entrance to Bugs Alive exhibition
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Bugs Alive!

The amazing world of insects and spiders!

Protoceratops andrewsi (Cretaceous) from the Dinosaur Walk gallery at the Melbourne Museum.
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Dinosaur Walk

Walk among skeletons of prehistoric animals.

Crinoid fossils and models
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600 Million Years

The origin and evolution of life in Victoria.

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The Mind

Think about the workings of your own mind and the minds of others.

Horse Phar Lap on display in the Melbourne Story gallery
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Phar Lap

Australia's greatest racehorse.

A child looking at Earth globe display
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Dynamic Earth

A brilliant, immersive exhibition about our ever-changing Earth.

Front view of mounted display shark
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Marine Life

Dramatic underwater footage, vivid photographs and rare specimens bring Victoria’s marine animals to life.

Woman drawing shells on an ipad
Workshop

Co-creative teens

Art and Science collide in this digital drawing class for teens.

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