Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street, Carlton
  • Phone:
  • 131102

A visit to Melbourne Museum is a rich and surprising insight into life in Victoria.

Melbourne Museum shows you Victoria’s intriguing permanent collections and bring you brilliant temporary exhibitions from near and far. You’ll see our natural environment, our cultures and our history through different perspectives.

Highlights include:

•  The Forest Gallery, the living heart of the museum and home to tall trees and wondrous
•  Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, a place imbued with the living traditions and knowledge of Koorie people and other cultures from around Australia
•  The Science and Life Gallery at the west end, where you’ll find bugs, dinosaurs, fossils, animals, human biology and more
•  The Melbourne Gallery at the east end, which tells the story of our beloved city and is the stable of famous racehorse Phar Lap

Please note, free Accessibility Weekend entry into Melbourne Museum does not include admission into the temporary exhibition of Jurassic World. Additional fees apply.

Accessibility information

Accessible parking spaces are available on Level P2 of the car park, with lift access to Melbourne Museum entrance. Exhibition galleries and public spaces have lift and / or ramp access with all levels of the museum offering accessible toilets.

Opening hours

Open Saturday and Sunday, 10 am until 4 pm.

Visit Melbourne Museum for FREE