Trip Planner: South Pacific / Australia / Victoria / Melbourne / Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Featuring interactive exhibits, large-scale projections, computer animations, and digital media, Australian Centre for the Moving Image offers a detailed look at contemporary and historic screen-based Australian art. Located on the iconic Federation Square, this modern gallery is dedicated to the moving image in all forms. The center includes two state-of-the-art movie theaters, where you can attend regular screenings of restored classic films and new releases. You can also time your visit programs such as film festivals, exclusive screenings of independent movies, and budget movie presentations aimed at families with small kids. Make sure to drop by the site's store, located on the entry level, where you can purchase books, DVDs, toys, and souvenirs. Make Australian Centre for the Moving Image part of your personalized Melbourne itinerary using our Melbourne online route maker.
Tours To Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Melbourne Street Art Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $57
Duration: 3 hours
Melbourne Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMap BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $5
Duration: 1 hour
Australian Centre for the Moving Image Reviews
Being interested in photography and the "moving image" ACMI was irresistible on a recent visit to Melbourne. We lucked in, as the museum was about to close for refurbishment -search "ACMI Melbourne... more »
First visit here and surprised at the activities available and information provided. Well situation to trams and other transport Lots to get involved in. more »
Australian Center for the Moving Image or ACMI is one for the free museums located at the Federation Square, it is also unique as a very rare kind of museum devoted to moving images. There was a virtual reality exhibit which we were able to try when we visited and it was really awesome, but it is recommended for kids ten years and older. Their museum shop has a nice and diverse collections of films and related memorabilia.
Great. Definitely worth a visit even if it's just to reminisce about the TV programmes you watched as a kid. If you are interested in the cinema and it's history this place is a must
Plan your trip to Melbourne
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
See all ›
Side trips from Melbourne
Hidden gems in Melbourne
See all ›
Nearby attractions in Melbourne
Duration: 3h 30 min
Duration: 1h 30 min
Duration: 8 hours
Duration: 3 hours
Plans to Australian Centre for the Moving Image by other users
60 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, teens, popular sights Preferences: June, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Australia & Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems Preferences: February, culture, relaxing, beaches Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 29 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 20 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium