Collection Access Requests
Do you require access to an item in the Museum’s collection?
The Discovery Centre coordinates all requests for access to Museum Victoria's Science, Indigenous Cultures and Australian History and Technology Collections.
All collection access applications must be received in writing. Before submitting your collection access request, please read our guidelines for submitting a Collection Access Request.
Museum Victoria does not:
• Provide indications of value, worth or rarity
• Sell our objects
• Advise on or assist with commercial transactions relating to your objects
Discovery Centre will not reply to enquiries related to any of the above. For advice on obtaining a valuation please see our Valuations infosheet.
Please note that the Discovery Centre receives a large number of enquiries. We will endeavour to respond to all enquiries, however there may be occasions where we are unable to respond. Depending on staff resources and expertise, enquiries may take up to six weeks or sometimes longer.