Museum & Science


Melbourne museums, science museums, aviation musuems, railway museums, maritime museums, immigration museums and more..


 

View Event: Alexandra Timber Tramway and Museum
Alexandra Timber Tramway and Museum
Station Street Alexandra
The Alexandra Timber Tramway and Museum..... is a tourist railway and museum situated in north-central Victoria. There you can see a recreation of the bush sawmill and tramway era of the Rubicon Fore ..

View Event: Ambleside
Ambleside
3 Olivebank Road Ferntree Gully
The land on which the homestead now stands is part of Crown allotment 56K of the Parish of Scoresby. The property originally consisted of 210 acres from Olivebank Road north along Forest Road to w ..

View Event: ANZ Banking Museum
ANZ Banking Museum
380 Collins Street, Melbourne
The ANZ Banking Museum is housed in the lower ground floor of the 'Gothic Bank' at 380 Collins Street, Melbourne. It was first opened in May 1985 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the granting o ..

View Event: Army Tank Museum
Army Tank Museum
Herakleion Parade, Puckapunyal
Puckapunyal Military Area Hopkins Barracks The Museum exists to preserve, exhibit and interpret armoured vehicles, artefacts, icons and memorabilia in order to promote and commemorate Australia's ..

View Event: Ash Wednesday Bushfire Education Centre
Ash Wednesday Bushfire Education Centre
12-20 McBride St, Cockatoo
The Ash Wednesday Bushfire and Education Centre: place of learning about events during bushfire. Gardens: place of reflection about the loss fires bring. The centre is located an old kindergarten i ..

View Event: Audio Design Museum
Audio Design Museum
Melbourne
Audio Design Museum presents free downloadable audio guided tours and maps of Melbourne. Melbourne discovery tour with a difference! Audio Design Museum shines a light around some of the most intr ..

View Event: Australian Football Hall of Fame
Australian Football Hall of Fame
Brunton Avenue, Jolimont
Australia’s largest sporting collection is housed in the National Sports Museum at the MCG. The Australia’s Game gallery hosts a wealth of material collected from the greats of this uniquely A ..

View Event: Australian Jazz Museum
Australian Jazz Museum
15 Mountain Highway, Wantirna
The Australian Jazz Museum (Incorporating the Victorian Jazz Archive) has an objective of collecting, archiving and disseminating Australian jazz. The Australian Jazz Museum (AJM) mission is to Pr ..

View Event: Australian Music Vault
Australian Music Vault
100 St Kilda Road Melbourne
The Vault is a celebration of Australian contemporary music - past, present and future. It's online, it's exhibitions, it's from those in the 'music know' sharing their knowledge, memories and col ..

View Event: Australian National Aviation Museum
Australian National Aviation Museum
Corner First Street and Second Avenue Moorabbin Airport
Moorabbin Air Museum | The Australian National Aviation Museum contains the finest collection of Australian made and designed aircraft, as well as the broadest collection, with representative types co ..

View Event: Australian Railway Historical Society Museum
Australian Railway Historical Society Museum
26 Champion Road Newport
The Railway Museum has the largest collection of Victorian Railways steam locomotives. There are more than 15 different locomotives, ranging from the diminutive F class up to the H class, the largest ..

View Event: Australian Railway Historical Society Museum | Open
Australian Railway Historical Society Museum | Open
26 Champion Road Newport
➲ Every Saturday
The Australian Railway Historical Society Museum in Williamstown North is open on Saturdays between 12 noon till 5pm. Entry is $8.00 for Adults and $4.00 for children. Children under the age of 4 ..

View Event: Ballarat Gold Museum
Ballarat Gold Museum
Bradshaw St Golden Point
Gold Museum, Ballarat ~ showcasing Ballarat's history The Gold Museum is Ballarat's regional museum and part of the Sovereign Hill experience. Opened in 1978, the Gold Museum cares for around 1 ..

View Event: Ballarat Vintage Tramway & Museum
Ballarat Vintage Tramway & Museum
City of Ballarat Ballarat
The Ballarat Vintage Tramway is operated by the Ballarat Tramway Museum Inc., formed to keep alive the tramway experience that has otherwise disappeared from the streets of Ballarat. The Museum's m ..

View Event: Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum
Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum
14 Mair Street Benalla
The Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum was founded in 1967 and is the only public costume museum of its kind in Victoria. It is managed entirely by volunteer members of the Benalla & District Histor ..

View Event: Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre
Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre
11 Nicholson Street, Carlton
Bunjilaka is the Aboriginal Centre at Melbourne Museum, a venue of Museum Victoria. It was developed to empower Aboriginal people to interpret their own cultural heritage for both Indigenous and no ..

View Event: CERES | Environmental Park
CERES | Environmental Park
Corner Roberts and Stewart St Brunswick East
CERES Community Environment Park is an award winning, not-for-profit, sustainability centre located on 4.5 hectares on the Merri Creek in East Brunswick, Melbourne. A thriving, vibrant community, ..

View Event: Champions | Thoroughbred Racing Gallery
Champions | Thoroughbred Racing Gallery
Brunton Avenue Richmond
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
National Sports Museum at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) have launched a new gallery to celebrate the rich history of Australian thoroughbred racing. Champions marks the completion of the third ..

View Event: Charlie's Arthur's Seat Auto Museum
Charlie's Arthur's Seat Auto Museum
Purves Road Arthurs Seat
Charlie's Auto Museum is a 1940's style garage housing a unique collection of 50 motor vehicles located at Arthur's Seat on the Mornington Peninsula. There are motorcycles, a variety of petrol bow ..

View Event: Children's Gallery | Melbourne Museum
Children's Gallery | Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street Carlton
Pauline Gandel Children's Gallery Daily 10am-5pm Melbourne Museum Learning starts here The Children's Gallery is a wondrous place for babies to 5-year-olds where children will explore, play a ..

View Event: Chinese Museum
Chinese Museum
22 Cohen Place Melbourne
Located in the heart of Melbourne's Chinatown, the Chinese Museum comprises five floors of priceless artworks, artefacts, fashion, books, photographs and jade. A living part of Melbourne's modern ..

View Event: Chinese Museum | Open Hours
Chinese Museum | Open Hours
22 Cohen Place Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Located in Melbourne's Chinatown, off Little Bourke Street, the Chinese Museum is a living part of Melbourne's modern Chinatown. The Chinese Museum documents, preserves and displays the history of Chi ..

View Event: Coal Creek Community Park and Museum
Coal Creek Community Park and Museum
12 Silkstone Road Korumburra
Coal Creek Community Park & Museum was initially created to preserve the unique history of coal, the development of the South Gippsland railway and the rural settlement which was accelerated by the da ..

View Event: Coal Creek Community Park and Museum | Open
Coal Creek Community Park and Museum | Open
12 Silkstone Road Korumburra
➲ Every Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Come immerse yourself in 1870's - 1920's rural life. Open 10am - 4.30pm. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Every building and object at Coal Creek has a story to tell. They depict a part of the ..

View Event: Cockatoo Rise Museum
Cockatoo Rise Museum
575A Great Alpine Rd Sarsfield
Cockatoo Rise museum is a collection of war militaria from WW1 till present day conflicts in Iraq and Afghanastan. Visitors will have the opportunity to try on webbing as used in the field today b ..

View Event: Costume Collection | Melbourne
Costume Collection | Melbourne
39 Greenaway St, Bulleen
The Melbourne Costume Collection is a privately owned collection of strictly Australian costumes, jewellery and accessories dating back to 1788. Learn about the history of the collection by owners ..

View Event: Dialogue in the Dark
Dialogue in the Dark
Level 1, 29 - 31 Star Crescent, Docklands
Dialogue in the Dark is a sensory journey through Melbourne. An experience in total darkness, you will be led by blind guides, and learn to interact and communicate by relying on other senses. ..

View Event: Discovery Science & Technology Centre
Discovery Science & Technology Centre
7 Railway Place, Bendigo
Discovery Science & Technology Centre is regional Victoria's largest not for profit educational science centre and one of only seven science centres in Australia. With over 120 hands-on exhibits, ..

View Event: Fire Services Museum
Fire Services Museum
39 Gisborne Street, East Melbourne
➲ Every Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Located in the old head office of the Melbourne Fire Brigade, the award winning Fire Services Museum Victoria, was opened in 1979 to provide a home and focus for the history of fire fighting services ..

View Event: Fox Classic Car Collection
Fox Classic Car Collection
749-755 Collins Street, Docklands
The Fox Classic Car Collection includes more than 50 prestige vehicles collected over a 30 year period by Lindsay Fox. The collection includes Bentley, Ferrari, Jaguar, Porsche and Mercedes Benz m ..

View Event: Garage Classics
Garage Classics
400 Kororoit Creek Road Williamstown North
OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY Take a nostalgic tour of this unique automotive museum and immerse yourself in the history and ambience of a bygone era amid timeless British, European and American cars ..

View Event: Geelong Naval and Maritime Museum
Geelong Naval and Maritime Museum
Swinburne Street, Geelong North
The Geelong Naval & Maritime Museum is now open to the public. 10.00 am - 4.00 p.m. every day About the Geelong Historical Records Centre The Geelong Historical Records Centre is Victoria's la ..

View Event: Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History
Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History
ANZCA House, 630 St Kilda Road Melbourne
Founded in 1935 by Dr Geoffrey Kaye (1903-1986), the Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History chronicles the history of anaesthesia, intensive care medicine and pain medicine. It is one of the ..

View Event: Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum
Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum
1A Sale Rd Maffra
The Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum in Maffra has an outstanding rotating display of interesting vehicles, including veteran, classic, transport and auto memorabilia. Every four months Gi ..

View Event: Golden Dragon Museum
Golden Dragon Museum
5-11 Bridge Street, Bendigo
Chinese heritage is an integral part of Bendigo. From the goldrush to the present day, the Bendigo Chinese community has influenced the proud history of Bendigo ' from its traditions of charitable w ..

View Event: Grainger Museum
Grainger Museum
Gate 13, Royal Parade Parkville
The Grainger Museum-the only purpose-built autobiographical museum in Australia-is home to a wonderful collection of art, photographs, costumes, music scores and instruments acquired by Percy Grainger ..

View Event: H V McKay Planetarium
H V McKay Planetarium
Swanston Street, Melbourne
The Melbourne Planetarium we see today in ScienceWorks replaced the old Melbourne Planetarium or the H V McKay Planetarium which operated at the old Museum in Swanston Street, Melbourne from 1965 unti ..

View Event: Hawthorn Tram Depot
Hawthorn Tram Depot
8 Wallen Road Hawthorn
This iconic building was built for the Hawthorn Tramways Trust (HTT) and opened in 1916. Located at the junction of Power Street and Wallen Road, Hawthorn, it was designed by architect Leonard Fla ..

View Event: Heidelberg Historical Society & Museum | Open
Heidelberg Historical Society & Museum | Open
Cnr Jika Street and Park Lane Heidelberg
➲ Every Sunday
Heidelberg Historical Society formed in 1967 to encourage preservation of the Heidelberg district's history. Visit our local museum containing historical objects documents photographs and maps. The ..

View Event: Hellenic Museum
Hellenic Museum
280 William Street, Melbourne
The Hellenic Museum aims to be the nation's foremost centre of Hellenic history, culture and the arts. It is a place where the public can explore the legacy of the Greek immigrant experience in Austra ..

View Event: Hellenic Museum | Open
Hellenic Museum | Open
280 William Street Melbourne
➲ Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
The Hellenic Museum aims to be the nation's foremost centre of Hellenic history, culture and the arts. It is a place where the public can explore the legacy of the Greek immigrant experience in Au ..

View Event: Immigration Museum
Immigration Museum
400 Flinders St Melbourne
Located in the Old Customs House, the Immigration Museum explores stories of people from all over the world who have migrated to Victoria from the 1800s through to the present day. Stories are bro ..

View Event: Islamic Museum of Australia
Islamic Museum of Australia
15A Anderson Rd Thornbury
The Islamic Museum of Australia is a not-for-profit foundation founded in May 2010 with the purpose of establishing the first Islamic Museum in Australia. It aims to showcase the rich artistic heritag ..

View Event: J Ward Lunatic Asylum
J Ward Lunatic Asylum
Girdlestone Street Ararat
J Ward was a prison in Ararat built 1859 - 1861 as a maximum security psychiatric ward it closed in 1991. It openened on 10 October 1861 with 21 prisoners incarcerated. The first Governor was Samue ..

View Event: Jewish Holocaust Centre
Jewish Holocaust Centre
13 - 15 Selwyn Street Elsternwick
The Jewish Holocaust Centre serves as a permanent reminder of what happens in a society which refuses to accept other cultures and beliefs. Established in 1984 by a dedicated band of visionary vol ..

View Event: Jewish Museum of Australia
Jewish Museum of Australia
26 Alma Road St Kilda
The Jewish Museum of Australia is a community museum and cultural centre which explores the Jewish experience in Australia through world class exhibitions, challenging education programs and collectio ..

View Event: Justin Art House Museum
Justin Art House Museum
3 Lumley Court, Prahran
Justin Art House Museum is an initiative of Charles and Leah Justin, who are passionate collectors of contemporary art. Through their house museum they hope to share both their collection and their pa ..

View Event: Kyneton Museum
Kyneton Museum
67 Piper Street Kyneton
Take a step back in time and visit the Kyneton Museum in historic Piper Street, Kyneton. The collection reflects the life and times of Kyneton and district from around the 1850s to the 1930s and i ..

View Event: Light Horse & Field Artillery Museum
Light Horse & Field Artillery Museum
200 Bessie Creek Rd, Nar Nar Goon
The museum is dedicated to remembering all people and animals in all conflicts. The animals had no choice. The Light Horse and Field Artillery Museum, located in Nar Nar Goon, Victoria Australia, i ..

View Event: Living Museum of the West | Open
Living Museum of the West | Open
Van Ness Avenue Maribyrnong
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Melbourne's Living Museum of the West is a community Museum which actively involves the people of Melbourne's West and others in documenting, preserving and interpreting the richness and depth of the ..

View Event: Lyon Housemuseum
Lyon Housemuseum
219 Cotham Road Kew
The Lyon Housemuseum is a private house and private art collection located eight kilometres east of Melbourne in the residential suburb of Kew. The Housemuseum displays selected works from the Lyon ..

View Event: Melbourne Justice Museum
Melbourne Justice Museum
Corner Russell Street and La Trobe Street, Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
The Russell Street Melbourne Justice Museum open daily combines the Old Melbourne Gaol with the former City Watch House and Court One of the former Magistrates' Court. Old Melbourne Gaol Crime and ..

View Event: Melbourne Maritime Museum
Melbourne Maritime Museum
Lorimer Street East Southbank
The Melbourne Maritime Museum, managed by the National Trust of Australia, is situated in South Wharf on the Yarra River in the city of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It is home to the Polly Woods ..

View Event: Melbourne Medical History Museum
Melbourne Medical History Museum
Grattan Street Melbourne
Explore, inquire and enjoy the social history of medicine and its role in society through a diverse exhibition program. The Medical History Museum and its collection were formally established in 1 ..

View Event: Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson St Carlton
Melbourne Museum is regarded as one of the world's most modern enlightening museums. Situated in Carlton Gardens, Melbourne Museum is an exciting and innovative attraction - including permanent and ..

View Event: Melbourne Museum of Printing
Melbourne Museum of Printing
Footscray West
DISASTER HAS STRUCK !! SAD, BAD, NEWS M.M.O.P. OPERATIONS ARE SUSPENDED due to failure to attract support. The Melbourne Museum of Printing has a vast collection. Australia's working and teac ..

View Event: Melbourne Museum | Open
Melbourne Museum | Open
11 Nicholson St Carlton
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Explore a rain forest, see Phar Lap and touch a dinosaur bone... Live a life-time in no time at all at the award winning Melbourne Museum. Permanent exhibitions at Melbourne Museum include... ..

View Event: Melbourne Planetarium
Melbourne Planetarium
2 Booker St Spotswood
The Melbourne Planetarium is the first in the Southern Hemisphere to use the Digistar II - a computer graphics system especially designed for planetariums. Combined with the domed ceiling, reclining c ..

View Event: Melbourne Planetarium | Open
Melbourne Planetarium | Open
2 Booker St Spotswood
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
The Melbourne Planetarium is an experience unlike any other. Discover the features of the Planetarium and the changes from the H.V. McKay Planetarium that served the Victorian people for over 30 ye ..

View Event: Melbourne Steam Days
Melbourne Steam Days
Scoresby
➲ Every Last Sunday
On the last Sunday of each month many of our 400 engines are fired up at the National Steam Centre. There are always one or two steam rollers or traction engines in steam, the stationary museum ste ..

View Event: Melbourne Tram Museum
Melbourne Tram Museum
8 Wallen Road Hawthorn
➲ Every 2nd Saturday
The Melbourne Tram Museum is open on the second and fourth Saturday of every month at Hawthorn Depot. It is home to 21 fully-restored trams including: -:- a 'toast-rack' bodied V-class 1906 (1s ..

View Event: Melbourne Tram Museum
Melbourne Tram Museum
8 Wallen Road Hawthorn
➲ When: 27th of October 2018
The Melbourne Tram Museum is open on the second and fourth Saturday of every month at Hawthorn Depot. It is home to 21 fully-restored trams including: -:- a 'toast-rack' bodied V-class from 190 ..

View Event: Melbourne's Living Museum of the West
Melbourne's Living Museum of the West
Van Ness Avenue, Maribyrnong
Melbourne's Living Museum of the West Inc. is a community museum, with an ecomuseum focus, operating in the western region of Melbourne in the state of Victoria, Australia. The Living Museum, as it ..

View Event: melbourne-museums.com.au
melbourne-museums.com.au
Melbourne
Discover Melbourne's History at Melbourne Museums portal. Melbourne can claim proudly to have led Australian cities into the modern museum era, making a visit to these monuments of culture and hist ..

View Event: Monash University Museum of Art
Monash University Museum of Art
Ground Floor, Building F, 900 Dandenong Road Caulfield East
Monash University Museum of Art | MUMA offers a unique perspective on the recent history of contemporary art and culture, and is adventurous and forward looking in the production, research and support ..

View Event: Mont De Lancey Homestead & Museum
Mont De Lancey Homestead & Museum
71 Wellington Road Wandin
Mont De Lancey Historical Homestead & Museum Located in Wandin, Victoria, Australia, Mont De Lancey is known to most as a historic home, garden, museum, chapel and 1880's Slab Kitchen. Take a t ..

View Event: Museo Italiano
Museo Italiano
199 Faraday Street Carlton
Museo Italiano in Carlton includes Melbourne Exhibition, Resource Centre and Historical Society. The Italian Historical Society was established in 1980 to collect, preserve and promote the history ..

View Event: Museo Italiano | Open
Museo Italiano | Open
199 Faraday Street Carlton
➲ Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Museo Italiano in Carlton includes Melbourne Exhibition Resource Centre and Historical Society. Museo Italiano | Melbourne Exhibition Monday closed Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm Saturday 12noon-5pm G ..

View Event: Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka | M.A.D.E.
Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka | M.A.D.E.
Corner Eureka Street and Rodier Street, Eureka Ballarat
Australia's newest museum M.A.D.E. presents the Eureka story in the context of the 21st century on the site of the Eureka Rebellion in Ballarat. It is a digitally-immersive, state-of-the-art museum ..

View Event: Museum Victoria
Museum Victoria
Melbourne
Based in Melbourne, Museum Victoria runs four museums at three separate locations, as well as acting as custodian for the Royal Exhibition Building. Museum Victoria, Australia's largest public muse ..



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