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

Auslan tours

General information
Meet at the tour board sign in the foyer
Included with museum entry
$0 – $15
Information for your visit

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

An experienced guide will take you around select galleries and point out some of the highlights you might like to revisit. On the way, you'll hear stories about our objects, the history of Victoria, and the history of the museum itself.

Tours run for approximately one hour on particular dates depending on demand and whether Auslan tour guide staff are available.

Upcoming tours

  • Monday 15 August, 2022 (National Science Week)
  • Tuesday 16 August, 2022 (National Science Week)
  • Monday 19 September, 2022 (Spring School Holidays)
  • Tuesday 20 September, 2022 (Spring School Holidays)
  • Monday 26 September, 2022 (Spring School Holidays)
  • Tuesday 27 September, 2022 (Spring School Holidays)

Auslan is the sign language of the Australian Deaf community. The term Auslan is an acronym of Australian Sign Language.

This event is tailored for Deaf-identifying adults and their families. Auslan tours are led by tour guides who are Deaf. No English interpretation is provided.


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