Coming up in November: Roland Tings, Annie Bass & Andras.
Celebrating a major turning point in Australian history, Bunjilaka presents an exhibition marking the 50th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum. This collection of work by local Koorie artists reflects on a national movement united for Aboriginal Human Rights.
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.
This installation honours the work of Victorian women strongly bound to the land.
Celebrating the history, culture, achievements and survival of Victoria’s Aboriginal people.
Wake up with the museum in this highly original event!
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.
A contemporary soundscape exploring the hundred years leading to Papua New Guinea’s independence.
A special event for children five years old and under to celebrate Children’s Week at Melbourne Museum.
Does empathy make you successful? Or is it a hindrance, smothering logic with emotions? Re-think empathy in this Oxford-style debate.
This year on Remembrance day Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre will be highlighting the too often forgotten and ignored histories of the Homeland Wars between Victoria’s First Peoples and its settlers and the brutal massacres that occurred throughout Victoria.
A love song to arouse the secret worlds of a curious collection
A wondrous place for babies to 5-year-olds where children will explore, play and learn.
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.
Introducing Blind Date Records: a new label born in Fitzroy featuring the best rock, folk and Americana music in Melbourne.
The largest collection of Viking artefacts ever displayed in Australia.
In celebration of the First Peoples Marramb-ik exhibition in the Birrarung Gallery join us and comic artist Michael Camilleri and spend the day learning the skills to create your own comic strip about a superhero that you love.
A sneak peek at the future of Australian design.
A celebration of Melbourne fashion designers, models and industry luminaries from the 1960s to today.
An exhibition of storytelling through comic pop culture incorporating identity, heroes and language.
Who lives in your hollow tree? A bat? Bird? Possum? Glider?
Humanities curators reveal some of the rich and remarkable stories behind recent acquisitions.
Explore Bunjilaka's beautiful Indigenous garden.
Join us for a fun family afternoon of entertainment for everyone.
The amazing world of insects and spiders!
An etched zinc wall that spans the north wall of Birrarung Gallery and surrounds the entry to First Peoples.
Celebrate Melbourne Cup Day by sashaying down the catwalk under the watchful gaze of Phar Lap.
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.
A fun place to learn about interesting stuff.
The processes and mechanisms of evolution.
A brilliant, immersive exhibition about our ever-changing Earth.
Dramatic underwater footage, vivid photographs and rare specimens bring Victoria’s marine animals to life.
Watercraft and other objects from nearly every Pacific Island nation.
Monthly lecture series presented by Museums Victoria's Humanities Department.
Think about the workings of your own mind and the minds of others.
Australia's greatest racehorse.
Introduction to the museum's displays.
Discover the history and beauty of this magnificently restored building.