1. To print your tickets, you must have a current version of Adobe Acrobat Reader, an internet connection and a printer that prints dark, clear lines.
  2. Select the date of your visit. Online and phone bookings must be made at least three hours in advance of the planned visit.
  3. Select the time you’d like to visit the exhibition. We suggest you allow at least 90 minutes to see the exhibition; most visitors will want to stay for one to two hours.
  4. Tickets to the exhibition also entitle you entry to Melbourne Museum between 10am and closing at 5pm on the same day that the exhibition ticket is valid for. If you have booked an exhibition session after 5pm and also wish to visit the museum, you will need to arrive with enough time to visit before 5pm, as there is no access to other areas within the museum after that time.
  5. The last available session time each day is 90 minutes prior to the advertised closing time.
  6. If you have Museum Victoria membership, enter your member number to be eligible for the discount (does not apply to MVteacher subscriptions). You will need to bring your membership card and some photo ID on the day.
  7. Photo ID is also required for concession ticket purchases.
  8. Child prices apply between the ages of three and 16 years (inclusive).
  9. Select the number of tickets you will need by the ticket type i.e. 2 x adult, 1 x child. You can buy up to ten tickets in one transaction.
  10. Enter your name, contact information and payment details. There is a $4.00 booking fee that will be added to your transaction.
  11. Your tickets will be sent to you in an email from, so if you have a spam filter, make sure that it will accept an email from this address.
  12. Your tickets are subject to Terms and Conditions.

For gift vouchers

  1. A gift voucher is not a ticket, you must contact the Melbourne Museum Bookings Office on 13 11 02 (Victoria), 1300 130 152 (Australia) or redeem onsite, subject to availability.
  2. Tickets for special exhibitions are timed so you are required to select an entry time and day to view the exhibition.
  3. Session times are subject to availability and can sell out.   
  4. Please have your gift voucher with you when booking your tickets so that you can provide information relevant for your booking.
  5. The gift voucher must be surrendered upon collection of valid tickets at Melbourne Museum on the day of your visit.
  6. Your gift voucher will expire on the date printed on the voucher. No extension on expiry dates will be allowed.
  7. You can print the Gift voucher in either black and white or colour.
  8. If applicable, member, concession or student photo identification must be presented when you redeem your voucher.
  9. No refunds or exchanges are permitted.
  10. Museum Victoria accepts no liability for lost or stolen tickets or gift vouchers.