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Entry to Melbourne Museum and Bunjilaka.

Revolutions: Records and Rebels exhibition showcase

Revolutions: Records and Rebels

Revolutions: Records and Rebels looks at the late 1960s as a moment when youth culture drove optimistic idealism, motivating people to come together and question the establishment across every area of society.

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Two toddlers playing at Melbourne Museum's Play Box event.

Play Box

To help your littlie make the most of every single day, we’re opening early with a new play-based learning experience proudly supported by Biostime.

Crowd in red light

Nocturnal x Tora

Byron Bay electronic quartet Tora headline Nocturnal with their blissful sounds, with Sampology W/Middle Name Dance Band and Eilish Gilligan DJ set.

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View over Lord Howe Island showing rugged peaks and clear water bay.

Lord Howe to save a species

The amazing tale of the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect and how captive breeding brought it back from the brink of extinction.

Man standing with top of his body inside the jaws of a Tyrannosaurus Rex dinosaur skeleton.

Meet the Museum Experts: Preparators

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

Peta Coward at the Climate Strike youth protest, Melbourne March 12th, 2019

Anarchy in The Archive

Senior Curators are joined by Haus of Dizzy founder, Wiradjuri woman Kristy Dickinson to explore contemporary expressions of protest.

Illustration of a prehistoric animal

Boden Research Conference

This two-and-a-half-day symposium will bring together top Australian and international scientists, students, and early career researchers to explore the techniques for reconstructing evolutionary transformations in vertebrate history.

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Child touching mineral on display in Children's Museum.

Museum Playdates

Come and play in our newest program for 3 to 5 year olds.

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Members Behind the Scenes Tour: Halloween Edition

Enter through our locked doors and walk through our empty corridors to meet museum experts as they share the weird, the wonderful and the downright creepy.

Child wearing a dinosaur costume dancing at the Jurassic Dinosaur Disco at Melbourne Museum

Hello Museum Dino Disco

Get your dancing moves on, as you wiggle, jump, twist or hop to the best of disco and pop in the Science and Life Gallery.

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Before Hours Tour

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