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Museum Entry

Entry to Melbourne Museum and Bunjilaka.

Viking ship

Vikings: Beyond the Legend

The largest collection of Viking artefacts ever displayed in Australia.

Detail of a bronze brooch

Vikings! lecture

Hear from Lena Hejll the exhibition curator from the Swedish History Museum.

Guests receiving a tour of the DNA Biobank lab led by Joanna Sumner at a donor event at Melbourne Museum.

Members Behind the Scenes Tours

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

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Child using binoculars to spot birds in Forest Gallery.

Museum Playdates

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

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Crowd in red light


Join us for a night at the museum featuring Wax'o Paradiso, Harvey Sutherland (DJ) and DJ JNETT.

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George, June & Brian Foster at the Migrant Reception Centre, Royal Exhibition Building, June 1955.

If walls could talk

The Royal Exhibition Building has seen a thing or two in its 138 years. Hear some of its lesser-known stories as we explore the secret life of this national icon.

Students reaching out to touch a projection

Future Museums: panel discussion and Q&A

Join Museums Victoria experts as they discuss valuable insights about how advancements in technology can connect people and place.

The Orbweavers

Weaving magic: The Orbweavers Live

Local musicians, The Orbweavers, perform songs connected to the Museum's collections, followed by a Q&A.

Moss forest

Expedition Sulawesi lecture

Pull on your hiking boots and join the adventures of Museums Victoria scientists exploring biodiversity in Indonesia's remote mountain forests. You just might discover a new species or two.

Beetroot tartlet

Mother's Day High Tea

Tap into the sense of occasion of the time-honoured ritual of high tea at Melbourne Museum this Mother's Day.

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Interior of store, two sales assistants, one male one female; pink, purple, red and blue decor.

You Can Do That!

Experience the exhibition You Can't Do That as it comes to life with the exhibitors and curators.