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

Two fathers from WW1

Two fathers from WW1

A tip of the hat on Father's Day.

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Research Tools

Useful resources



What are your origins? Where have Victorians come from? Why did they come?

More in the Discovery Centre


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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