A visit to Melbourne Museum is a rich, surprising insight into life in Victoria. You’ll see Australia’s natural environment, cultures and history through different perspectives. Melbourne Museum is surrounded by the Carlton Gardens and opposite the World Heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building – a true landmark of Melbourne. Open every day and only a 10-minute tram ride from central Melbourne.
9am weekdays, tickets $79 (bookings essential)
Beat the crowds and start the day with an early morning, small group tour of Melbourne Museum before it opens to the public. See highlights of our collection, wander through the Forest Gallery and learn about Australian culture, history, flora and fauna with an expert museum guide, followed by morning tea at the Museum Café.
2pm weekdays, tickets $59 (bookings essential)
Experience the vibrant cultures of Indigenous Australia and see one of the most significant Aboriginal cultural collections in the world. Your expert guide will take you through the award-wining First Peoples exhibition, Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre and Milarri Gardens and share insight into the rich traditions of performance and storytelling.