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Before Hours Tour

Join an early morning, small group tour of Melbourne Museum before it opens


First Peoples Tour

Enjoy a guided tour of the Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre at Melbourne Museum and experience the vibrant cultures of Indigenous Australia

tour Bunjilaka

Members Back of House Tours

Get behind the locked doors and meet our inspiring staff and get closer to our collection.


Rare Books and Entomology Tour

With Senior Curator of Entomology, Dr. Ken Walker and Library Manager, Hayley Webster

Conservation and Vertebrates Wet Store Tour

This fascinating Back of House Tour takes you through Museums Victoria’s Conservation Laboratory and Vertebrates Wet Store.

Children's Palaeontology Tour

On this tour you will discover all things dinosaur at the Palaeontology Store these school holidays.

Children's Live Exhibits Tour

Ever wondered who looks after all the live plant and animal displays at Melbourne Museum?

Melbourne Museum Tours

Enrich your visit to Melbourne Museum with a small group guided tour.

Face of man with large fossilised shell specimen being held in front.

Meet the Museum Experts: Palaeontology

Ever wondered what do Museum staff do? Ever pondered what's behind closed doors?

four people standing amongst rocks and grass

Highlights tour

Introduction to the museum's displays.

External view of Royal Exhibition Building from Nicholson Street

Royal Exhibition Building Tours

Discover the history and beauty of this magnificently restored building.