The Islamic Museum of Australia shares the rich artistic heritage and historical contributions of Muslims in Australia and abroad through the display of art and historical objects. The museum is located just 10 kilometres outside Melbourne's city centre in the inner northern suburb of Thornbury.

This stunning contemporary building backs onto the leafy Merri Creek Trail. The onsite cafe serves delicious breakfasts and lunches.

The Museum holds regular events, screenings, lectures, exhibition openings and workshops. Visit the website or join the mailing list for the latest museum news and events. The Museum features five permanent galleries and a visiting exhibition gallery.

The Islamic Museum of Australia collects, preserves and showcases original art pieces which reflect the Museum's vision in sharing the Australian Muslim experience. These include unique objects, information and other crafts sourced from Australia and around the Muslim world, as well as an exciting collection of contemporary art by Australian Muslim artists.

Content: Islamic Museum of Australia
Type Entry cost
Indicative prices

$12 per adult $10 per concession


Children five years and under are free.

  • Café
  • Car park
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Interactive centre
  • Public toilet
  • Shop
  • Self guided
Opening hours:
  • Monday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Sunday: Closed
  • Museums Australia
  • Actively welcomes people with access needs
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
15A Anderson Road, Thornbury, Victoria, 3071

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