Melbourne Museum

Local nameMelbourne Museum
LocationCarlton, Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne Museum is a natural and cultural history museum located in the Carlton Gardens in Melbourne, Australia.

Located adjacent to the Royal Exhibition Building, it is the largest museum in the Southern Hemisphere. The museum was opened in 2000 as a project of the Government of Victoria, on behalf of Museums Victoria who administrates the venue.

Melbourne museum is a rich response to Melbourne's urban condition, and provides a place for education, history, culture and society to engage with each other in a contemporary setting. It is now an important part of Melbourne's soft infrastructure and is consistently ranked as one of the most popular museums and tourist attractions in Australia, winning 'Best Tourist Attraction' at the Australian Tourism Awards in 2011.In addition to its galleries, the museum features spaces such as the free Discovery Centre, a cafe and a souvenir…

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Opening hours

Open daily: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Good Friday, Christmas Day: closed


Melbourne Museum only:
Adult: AUD 14
Child (3-16): free
Concession (student, senior): free

Temporary exhibitions have different admission fees. Please check the official website.

More information and contact


Official Website



Phone +61 3 83417777

Address 11 Nicholson St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia

Coordinates -37°48'11.898" N 144°58'17.995" E

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