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Delve deep into the history of places near and far at Melbourne's varied museums, dedicated to both the most well-known as well as the quirkiest local stories.

Jewish Museum of Australia

Jewish Museum of Australia

The Jewish Museum of Australia is an award-winning museum showcasing the rich history and diverse culture of the Jewish people with a particular...

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DAP MK21 Beaufighter

Australian National Aviation Museum

The Australian National Aviation Museum is located at Moorabbin Airport in Melbourne's South East Owned and operated by the Australian Aircraft...

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Jewish Holocaust Centre

Jewish Holocaust Centre

The Jewish Holocaust Centre offers the unique experience of hearing eyewitness accounts from Holocaust survivors who volunteer as guides in the...

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Villa Alba Museum

Villa Alba Museum is an 1880 Italianate mansion in Kew adjacent to Studley Park. It is lavishly decorated with painted ceilings and walls with trompe...

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Culture Secrets - The Melbourne Athenaeum Library, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

The Melbourne Athenaeum Library

The Melbourne Athenaeum Library has a large collection of classic and current fiction titles plus non-fiction genres such as travel and history.

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Outdoor spaces at Melbourne Museum

Melbourne Museum

Touch and feel your way through local history; give Phar Lap a nod, explore a rainforest, rest in a rollercoaster car, and discover Koori heritage.

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Australian National Aviation Museum

Australian National Aviation Museum

How about a visit to the Australian National Aviation Museum at Moorabbin Airport; with one of the most important collections of aircraft and engines...

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Victorian Archives Centre

Public Record Office Victoria

Public Record Office Victoria holds a vast array of records created by Victorian Government departments and authorities including the State's courts,...

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Exhibitions

Victoria Police Museum

From the largest collection of Kelly Gang armour in Australia to forensic evidence from some of Melbourne's most notorious crimes, the Victoria...

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Schwerkolt Cottage

Schwerkolt Cottage

Visit Schwerkolt Cottage and step back in time as you explore the original pioneer stone cottage. Enjoy beautiful gardens and a park like setting...

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Fire Services Museum of Victoria

Fire Services Museum of Victoria

The Fire Services Museum of Victoria was formed in 1972 by a small group of people with the aim of preserving Fire Brigade memorabilia for later...

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1914 Sinclair Family

Genealogical Society of Victoria

Established in 1941 the Genealogical Society of Victoria has been collecting resources to aid in family history research since that time. Come and...

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Immigration Museum

Immigration Museum

Explore the real-life stories of people who have migrated to Victoria from all over the world, through moving images, voices, memories and memorabilia.

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Chinese Museum Collection

Chinese Museum

A living part of Melbourne's modern Chinatown, the Chinese Museum documents, preserves and displays the history of Chinese Immigration to Australia....

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The Old Treasury Building, built from 1858-1862.

Old Treasury Building

The Old Treasury is regarded as one of the finest public buildings in Australia. Completed in 1862, it was the major government office in Melbourne...

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IMA Building

Islamic Museum of Australia

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...

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Hellenic Museum

Hellenic Museum

Located in one of Melbourne's most iconic buildings, the Former Royal Mint, The Hellenic Museum houses exhibitions and runs programs that promote an...

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National Sports Museum at the MCG

National Sports Museum at the MCG

Become part of Australia's sporting history through thousands of sporting artifacts and multimedia displays at the home of Australian sport, the MCG.

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Old Melbourne Gaol

Old Melbourne Gaol

Sentence yourself to a day of fun or a spooky night at Victoria's oldest prison, which housed tough criminals and the infamous bushranger, Ned Kelly.

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Steam Engines

Melbourne Steam Traction Engine Club

The Melbourne Steam Traction Engine Club operates a vintage engine museum set in six hectares of parkland in the south eastern suburb of Scoresby. In...

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Visitors out the front of Scienceworks

Scienceworks

Journey to the stars and beyond at the Melbourne Planetarium, travel through space and time, and have a hair-raising encounter with lighting volts.

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The Johnston Collection

The Johnston Collection

The Johnston Collection incorporates a House-museum, Reference Library and Shop. The house-museum 'Fairhall' has a superb collection of Georgian,...

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RAAF Museum

The RAAF Museum is home to Australia's largest collection of memorabilia and aircraft relating to the rich history of the Australian Flying Corps and...

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