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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.

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Exhibitions

Victoria Police Museum

Docklands

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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Old Melbourne Gaol

Old Melbourne Gaol

Melbourne

From $13.50 - $55

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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Visitors out the front of Scienceworks

Scienceworks

Spotswood

From $4.50 - $12

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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Fire Services Museum of Victoria

Fire Services Museum of Victoria

East Melbourne

The Fire Services Museum of Victoria is an organisation dedicated to the preservation and showcasing of fire-fighting memorabilia from Victoria,...

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Jewish Holocaust Centre

Jewish Holocaust Centre

Elsternwick

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

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IMA Building

Islamic Museum of Australia

Thornbury

From $10 - $12

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

The Melbourne Athenaeum Library

Melbourne

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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Immigration Museum

Immigration Museum

Melbourne

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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Melbourne

Villa Alba Museum

Kew

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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Alan Brown junior with his son Cedric at the Koorie Pride Festival, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. People depicted: Alan Brown junior (Gunditjmara, Yorta Yorta, Wiradjeri), Cedric Brown (Gunditjmara, Yorta Yorta, Wiradjeri, Tjapukai, Kuku Yalanji).

First Peoples at Bunjilaka

Carlton

Immerse yourself in the stories and customs of Victoria's first peoples at this multimedia exhibition chronicling the history of Aboriginal Victoria.

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