Lyon Housemuseum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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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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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


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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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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Jewish Museum of Australia

Jewish Museum of Australia

St Kilda

From $5 - $20

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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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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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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Chinese Museum Collection

Chinese Museum


From $7 - $21

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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Steam Engines

Melbourne Steam Traction Engine Club


From $15 - $35

Melbourne Steam Traction Engine Club is hosting the Scoresby Steamfest. There will be displays of blacksmithing and old time crafts, vintage tools,...

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RAAF Museum

Point Cook

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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Victoria Police Museum


From $1 - $1

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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Visitors out the front of Scienceworks



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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City galleries


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