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Museum Entry

Entry to Melbourne Museum and Bunjilaka.

Nelson Mandela with his fist raised

Mandela My Life: The Official Exhibition

Mandela My Life: The Official 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.

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Real Madrid World of Football Experience

Featuring the latest physical and digital playable technology, view Real Madrid's most famous trophies and learn from their success.

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Boy looking a jaw

Museum Playdates

Come and play in our newest program for 2 to 5 year olds.

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Preparator working on a giraffe mount

Meet the Museum Experts

Have you ever wondered what exactly do museum staff do or what’s behind our closed doors? Uncover the secrets of the Museum!


#EPICFAIL: Science at School

ABC’s Science Friction Live at Melbourne Museum

Thursday 4 October 6.30pm

The Future of Sex

ABC’s Science Friction Live at Melbourne Museum

Thursday 1 November 6.30pm

Back from the Dead

ABC’s Science Friction Live at Melbourne Museum

Thursday 6 December 6.30pm

Nocturnal crowd


Returning October 5, Nocturnal explores power with Ngaiire, Electric Fields & Black Tree with support from DJ Christopher Port

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Delicate orange soft corals

Climate Sea Change

What Do We Know? When Did We Know It? What Do We Do?

Four people looking at collection objects

Pacific Gallery Redevelopment

Honouring customary knowledge holders, hear how the Te Pasifika redevelopment will convey positive change, respect and understanding to wider communities.

Mama Alto performs on stage

History Slam at History Week

This History Week join us in an event that turns history on its head.

audience members at an event

Is corporate social responsibility just a PR tool?

Join leading thinkers as they discuss how sustainable business models work – in theory, and in practice.


Before Hours Tour

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

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Promotional image showing men and women standing with television sets in a showroom display.

Television and Cultural Diversity

Discover how the histories of migration and television in Australia are intertwined, and how migrants are represented in the industry and on screen.