Top Museums in Melbourne (Australia)

Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
  • Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)

    Federation Square (at Flinders St) Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
    A unique institution at the heart of Melbourne's iconic meeting place, Federation Square, the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) celebrates, explores and promotes the cultural and creative richness of the moving image in all its forms - film, television and digital culture.
Immigration Museum
Hellenic Museum, Melbourne
Grainger Museum
  • Grainger Museum

    The Grainger Museum is a repository of items documenting the life, career and music of the composer, folklorist, educator and pianist Percy Grainger (b. Melbourne, 1882; d. White Plains, New York, 1961), located in the grounds of the University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. In the early 1920s, Grainger began to develop an idea for an autobiographical museum so that "all very intimate letters or notes should be deposited in an Australian Grainger Museum, preferably in birth-town Melbourne". Grainger was a linguistic ...
Melbourne Museum
  • Melbourne Museum

    11 Nicholson St 3053 Carlton VIC Australia
    Melbourne Museum explores life in Victoria, from our natural environment to our culture and history. Located in Carlton Gardens (Melbourne, Australia), opposite the World Heritage Listed Royal Exhibition Building, the award-winning Melbourne Museum houses a permanent collection in eight galleries, including one just for children. Melbourne Museum also features the Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre and is a space for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people to connect with Victoria’s Koorie (south eastern Aboriginal) people. Melbourne Museum is also home to the world's (3rd) largest ...
Scienceworks
  • Scienceworks

    2 Booker Street, Spotswood 3015 Spotswood VIC Australia
    6 km from Melbourne
    Scienceworks makes learning about science a fun and interactive adventure. Located in Spotswood (Melbourne, Australia), Scienceworks also features the Melbourne Planetarium, the Lightning Room and the historic Pumping Station. Scienceworks is open daily 10am – 4:30pm Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day. General entry to Scienceworks is: Adult $14, Concession* and Child (3–16 years) free. Additional charges apply for some exhibitions, Melbourne Planetarium and Lightning Room shows. * More info available at http://museumvictoria.com.au/scienceworks/visiting/ Scienceworks is part of the Museum Victoria family.