Coming up in December: NO ZU, Mildlife, Opalakia.
Watch as performers weave between past, present and future creatively addressing the constraints, challenges and controls in women's lives in a process of decolonisation.
This installation honours the work of Victorian women strongly bound to the land.
A contemporary soundscape exploring the hundred years leading to Papua New Guinea’s independence.
Exclusive to Museum Members. Explore behind the scenes, meet the scientists and discover the unseen world of some of the museum's 17 million items.
Celebrating the history, culture, achievements and survival of Victoria’s Aboriginal people.
Does empathy make you successful? Or is it a hindrance, smothering logic with emotions? Re-think empathy in this Oxford-style debate.
An exhibition of storytelling through comic pop culture incorporating identity, heroes and language.
A love song to arouse the secret worlds of a curious collection.
Watch a writhing mass of hungry eels gobble up their lunch!
A wondrous place for babies to 5-year-olds where children will explore, play and learn.
Hear about some heroes, talk about your heroes and learn how to create a comic strip about your very own hero.
Mandela My Life – The Exhibition will make its world premiere in Melbourne in September 2018 at Melbourne Museum, coinciding with the 100th anniversary celebrations of Nelson Mandela’s birth.
1 hour workshops suitable for children aged 5–10.
We're inviting you, our Museum Members, to visit and peruse the Melbourne Museum shop in an after-hours shopping event.
2 hour workshops suitable for children aged 12–16.
The largest collection of Viking artefacts ever displayed in Australia.
Explore Bunjilaka's beautiful Indigenous garden.
Want to make a native bee feel right at home?
A celebration of resilience and culture.
A sneak peek at the future of Australian design.
An etched zinc wall that spans the north wall of Birrarung Gallery and surrounds the entry to First Peoples.
A celebration of Melbourne fashion designers, models and industry luminaries from the 1960s to today.
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.
One of the world's most destructive conflicts recalled through the experiences of eight people.
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.
A place for visitors to meet staff and find answers relating to the research, collections and the work of Museums Victoria.
Join us to learn about the traditional practice of bark-cloth printing and designs from the Pacific region.
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.
Experience the magic of White Night 2018 at Melbourne Museum.