Revolutions: Records and Rebels looks at the late 1960s as a moment when youth culture drove optimistic idealism, motivating people to come together and question the establishment across every area of society.
Jim Berg’s photographic exhibition of Scar trees.
Microbes in your gut talk to your brain and body. Your microbes are beautiful. Be immersed. Be curious. Love your guts.
Nocturnal returns in April as legendary artist and composer Mick Harvey assembles a stellar line-up of friends, collaborators and films, with special guests Harry Howard & NDE, Gemini 4, Primo! and Tiamo 3.
Presented in partnership with Virgin Australia Fashion Festival Fashion Redux exhibition displays reimagined items from the museum's vast and fascinating collection.
Marking the 10th anniversary of the 2009 Victorian Bushfires.
Glimpse into the future of Australian design when Melbourne Museum showcases the work of outstanding VCE and VET design students.
Miḏawarr means 'harvest' in the Yolηu matha (language); it is the season when rich plant life on Yolηu country is ready to be collected and prepared.
Autumn school holiday activities at Melbourne Museum.
Museums Victoria is excited to participate in Melbourne Design Week 2019.
Melbourne International Comedy Festival proudly presents The (Very) Big Laugh Out, performing for the first time on Melbourne Museum Plaza.
Come on a journey of discovery with a program of talks.
Join an early morning, small group tour of Melbourne Museum before it opens
Enjoy a guided tour of the Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre at Melbourne Museum and experience the vibrant cultures of Indigenous Australia
Come and play in our newest program for 3 to 5 year olds.
Join your friends for Hello Possums Story Time in the Pauline Gandel Children's Gallery at Melbourne Museum.
We like books. You like books. Melbourne has always loved books!
One big night with scientists live on stage – a fast-paced session of genius, laughs and true stories of real science.
Say hello at the Dinosaur Disco and enjoy a special evening opening of the Children's Gallery and Garden.
Celebrating the history, culture, achievements and survival of Victoria’s Aboriginal people.
Learn how a Melbourne watchmaker and amateur scientist used the art of magic lantern projection to present scientific discoveries of the natural world.
An immersive, interactive journey through an inflatable digestive system, from teeth to bum!
This school holidays, create your own road safety commercial
Peek inside, and you will find out, what museum staff do and what's behind those closed doors.
Bring your grandkids or your grandparents to the Melbourne Museum for an afternoon of storytelling and skill sharing in the digital age.
Explore Bunjilaka's beautiful Indigenous garden.
Money, trade and the human experience lecture series.
Join us to hear Victoria Broackes, Senior Curator of London’s Victoria and Albert Museum speak about Melbourne Museum’s latest international exhibition Revolutions.
Be inspired by the Dynamic Earth exhibition and make your very own kaleidoscope to take home.
Capture the sense of occasion with the time honoured ritual of high tea at Melbourne Museum this Mother's Day.
Hear the latest research on how our guts and mental health are linked and what we can do to be healthy and happy from the inside out.
An etched zinc wall that spans the north wall of Birrarung Gallery and surrounds the entry to First Peoples.
Join us for a short ride into the amazing world of Archaeology and its role in shaping the future and uncovering the past.
Enrich your visit to Melbourne Museum with a small group guided tour.
A wondrous place for babies to 5-year-olds to explore, play and learn.
The world’s first immersive experience that explores a future free from deaths and serious injuries on our roads.
A place for visitors to meet staff and find answers relating to the research, collections and the work of Museums Victoria.
Watch a writhing mass of hungry eels gobble up their lunch!
The amazing world of insects and spiders!
Over 600 birds, reptiles, mammals and amphibians from around the world.
Walk among skeletons of prehistoric animals.
The origin and evolution of life in Victoria.
The most immersive cinematic experience in the world.
An exhibition packed with icons of the city's past and present.
Walk through a stand of Victoria's mountain forests in the middle of the city.
The processes and mechanisms of evolution.
Introduction to the museum's displays.
Think about the workings of your own mind and the minds of others.
Australia's greatest racehorse.
Discover the history and beauty of this magnificently restored building.
Watercraft and other objects from nearly every Pacific Island nation.
A brilliant, immersive exhibition about our ever-changing Earth.
Dramatic underwater footage, vivid photographs and rare specimens bring Victoria’s marine animals to life.
Enjoy a glass of wine, coffee and lunch at Melbourne Museum’s Pop-Up Restaurant in May, overlooking the stunning Royal Exhibition Building.
This two-and-a-half-day symposium will bring together top Australian and international scientists, students, and early career researchers to explore the techniques for reconstructing evolutionary transformations in vertebrate history.