As the Southern Hemisphere's largest museum, Melbourne Museum will likely offer something that captures your interest. Permanent exhibits cover dinosaurs, the first people in Victoria, evolution in Victoria, the story of Melbourne's transformation over time, deep-sea life, the human body, and more. The Touring Hall showcases temporary exhibits, so be sure to check what's on display here while you're in Melbourne. PutMelbourne Museum into our Melbourne travel itinerary planner and find out whats close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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Melbourne Museum Reviews
Took my six year old to the museum and the constant look of awe on her face made it worthwhile! Brilliant dinosaur display, very interesting bugs and creepy crawlie displays that my daughter loved... more »
What a superb museum! Make sure you have plenty of time as there is so much to do. Our children were kept interested for a long time as there is so much that captured their attention. The displays... more »
Great place to visit for all ages! The exhibits are fascinating & adapted for young children too. The children's inside playground is large & allows imaginative play. Came here on a weekday at 3pm & it was surprisingly quiet throughout the museum including the play area.
Such an awesome place to Visit. Definitely need a good entire day to see things. 2 days if you want to get the most out of it. The history of Melbourne is really great and the exhibits they have are top quality and high tech
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