National Science Week
This year, we are bringing you the latest and greatest in STEM with stories and discoveries, home experiments and activities for the whole family to enjoy.
Hello from the Moon!
Have you ever dreamed of being an astronaut, blasting off into space?
Scienceworks respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Country on which we stand, and we pay our respects to First Peoples across Victoria and Australia.
Language – Boonwurrung and Woi wurrung
Join us these holidays for astronomy-themed activities you can do from your own home.
Curriculum-linked resources for remote classrooms or home-based learning.
Explore Scienceworks through mini-websites and virtual tours on Google Maps.
We’ve turned some of our much loved collection items and galleries into online puzzles.
Explore our collections online
An invaluable record of Victoria's environmental and cultural history.
Museums Victoria Store
Keep little hands busy with museum puzzles, toys and activities.
The Sun like you’ve never seen before
From the depths of mid-winter in the southern hemisphere here are some (warming) facts and images about the source of all our heat and light, the Sun.
The trials and triumphs of a trailblazing scientist
Hope Macpherson was a woman who broke barriers.
A Museum Membership will give you free, unlimited general entry to Melbourne Museum, Scienceworks & Immigration Museum, a range of discounts and exclusive events.
You'll also get access to our Just for Members area featuring live Zoom events, museum expert Q&As, activities, puzzles, downloadable Zoom backgrounds and more!
Listen and Learn, Together
Museums Victoria is committed to placing First Peoples’ living cultures, histories and knowledge at the heart of all we do.
Our role in connecting people with the past, to help them make sense of the present, to create a better future, has never been more important.
Melbourne Museum at Home
While the dinosaurs doze, the learning never stops! Take a virtual visit to Melbourne Museum and explore our exhibitions from the comfort of home.
Immigration Museum at Home
Delve deeper into Victoria's immigration history – read personal stories of migration and discover your own origins.