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

Auslan tours

General information
Information for your visit
Meet at the tour board sign in the foyer
Free with museum entry

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

Tours start at 11am

Monday  5 July
Saturday 24 July
Saturday  14 August
Saturday 11 September
Monday 20 September
Monday 27 September
Saturday 23 October
Saturday 20 November
Saturday  18 December

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.

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


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