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Victoria the T. rex

Exhibition entry with visitors looking at language map
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First Peoples


Biik Milboo Dhumba | Country Is Always Talking

18+ event

Nocturnal | Museum After Dark

Aerial view of the dome of the Royal Exhibition Building
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Royal Exhibition Building Dome Promenade

Adults listening to a talk about Horridus the triceratops while standing around the imposing 85% complete fossil.
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Nocturnal: By Accident or Design

Young adults sitting in a group having a discussion. The lighting is green.
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Climate Cafe Series at Melbourne Museum

Marc Fennell stands in front of an Egyptian sarcophagus.
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Stuff The British Stole: Boy Horus

A bird with vibrant purple and turquoise feathers

Bird's Eye View: Perspectives on the Art and Science of Ornithology

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Rare Bird Books: A Viewing

A family walking hand in hand through an exhibition at Melbourne Museum
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Low Sensory Sessions

A view from behind of a man holding a child looking at T.rex skull in a showcase.
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Victoria the T. rex Opening Weekend Dinosaur Party

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Milarri Garden Trail

Close-up of a jumpsuit with numerous pockets that hold pens and paintbrushes.
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Top Designs 2024


Triceratops: Fate of the Dinosaurs

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Member Exhibition Preview: Victoria the T. rex

A family group explore the display in the Melbourne Gallery at the Melbourne Museum. A boy points to the Australian Coat of Arms that features a taxidermied kangaroo and emu.

Melbourne Museum Guided Highlights Tour

A child and guardian point up at Phar Lap at Melbourne Museum
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Melbourne Icons Museum Tour

A woman using an iPad and drawing the details of a shell
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Digital Art Class


Jane Goodall – Reasons for Hope

Two people look at animal and fossil displays in the Research Institute Gallery. Prominent signs read: 'Are birds ok?', 'What kind of lizards live in our landscape?' and 'Are these clues to a lost world?'.

Research Institute Gallery

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Arctic 3D: Our Frozen Planet – IMAX

Detail of zinc etching
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Rainbow Threads


Gandel Gondwana Garden

Children and carers in Dinosaur Walk exhibition with a museum staff member
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Tiny Tours

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Deep Sky: Webb Telescope

A group of people view a Triceratops skeleton
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Home of Dinosaurs Tour


Secret World of Food

illustrative floor plan of Melbourne Museum not to scale

Museum Trail

Girl and her mother looking out the windows of a pretend train

Children’s Gallery

Horse Phar Lap on display in the Melbourne Story gallery

Phar Lap

Woman talking to a crowd about the eels in the pond
Talk Bunjilaka

Eel feeding

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 Museum Tour

Woman with a tattoo on her chin. The background is a green woven plant fibre with digital flowers

Tok stori Vikitolia Pasifiki and Te Vainui O Pasifika

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

Mini Mega Model Museum


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

Wall and floor projections in the Learning Lab showcase.

River Connections – Learning Lab

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

Road to Zero experience

Advertising posters

IMAX Melbourne

Girls looking into case

The Melbourne Story

Trees and mist

Forest Secrets

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

Bugs Alive!

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

Dinosaur Walk

Crinoid fossils and models

600 Million Years

A child looking at Earth globe display

Dynamic Earth

Woman giving a presentation
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Museums Victoria Lectures

Dr Jane Goodall surrounded by a group of people outside. There trees in the background
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In Conversation with Dr. Jane Goodall

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