Hellenic Museum
Summer Cinema program 2014
Summer Cinema program 2014
Hellenic Museum
Marble head of a statue of Paris, Crete, 2nd c. AD on show in Gods, Myths & Mortals
Gold myrtle wreath 4th-3rd c. BC on display in Gods, Myths & Mortals

Hellenic Museum

Address: The Old Royal Mint Building, 280 William Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Phone: 03 8615 9016  |  Fax: 03 8615 9021  

Email: info@hellenic.org.au
Web: hellenic.org.au

Located in one of Melbourne's most iconic buildings, the Former Royal Mint, The Hellenic Museum houses exhibitions and runs programs that promote an understanding and appreciation of the rich cultural traditions of ancient and contemporary Greece.

The Hellenic Museum houses a long-term collection of treasures from the Benaki Museum, Athens: Gods, Myths & Mortals will be in Melbourne for the next decade.

The Museum also has an ongoing program of contemporary exhibitions examining Greek Culture, Arts, History and Greek Settlement in Australia, including the Summer Arts Program.

The Hellenic Museum is in the heart of the City of Melbourne, conveniently located on the corner of La Trobe and Williams Street just across from Flagstaff train station and is on the City Circle tram loop.

There is ample parking for visitors including short term drop-off areas for large buses.



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Local directions

The Hellenic Museum is situated in the Old Royal Mint building on the corner of La Trobe and William Street in the heart of Melbourne city. Public Transport access to Hellenic Museum are by Flagstaff Train Station and Trams on La Trobe and Williams Street.


  • Car park
  • Toilet facilities for the disabled
  • Tour desk


  • Self guided

Opening hours

Tuesday to Sunday
10:00am -4:00pm

Disabled access

The Hellenic Museum spans across two levels of the old Royal Mint building. To reach the second level, they have an elevator that is always manned.

How to get here