Closed Good Friday
and Christmas Day
Zoom in on the evolutionary genius of bugs and discover how humans are using bugs as inspiration for new technologies.
Explore the museum after hours with live music, bars, and delicious bites.
A wondrous place for babies to 5-year-olds where children will explore, play and learn.
This winter we’ll be exploring the world of Bugs. Make a bug, see a bug, be a bug.
Top Designs 2017 showcases the work of Victoria’s best young emerging designers.
Museum Members are invited to view Bug Lab: Little Bugs, Super Powers before Melbourne Museum opens
The Slender Rat was discovered by Museums Victoria and named one of the Top 10 New Species for 2017.
Join Museums Victoria’s conservator of paper, images and audiovisual materials, Belinda Gourley.
Draw birds and mammals from the museum’s Heritage Collections alongside books depicting the specimens on display.
Features personal objects selected by the award winners that have valued significance to them, communicating something special about their lives and experiences.