Cultures and Communities

Museum Victoria's online
humanities resources 

Making History

Research, create and share your own family or community history

Making HistoryIdentity: yours, mine, oursThe Melbourne StoryTalking DifferenceBunjilakaImmigration Museum


A selection of museum websites, education resources, collection themes and objects.


News and Views

Goodbye Wish!

Goodbye Wish!

This September, the Immigration Museum bade goodbye to our Wish Tree.

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Research Tools

Useful resources

Migration and Cultural Diversity Collection

Migration and Cultural Diversity

Objects from the myriad cultures of Victoria's population.

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Cultures and communities

The Melbourne Story

The Melbourne Story

Explore Melbourne’s unique and changing tale.

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Our history of immigration

Immigration to Victoria - a Timeline

Immigration Timeline

A brief overview of key moments in Victoria's immigration history.

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