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Melbourne Museum

4.5/5
233 Reviews
Museum
Liked by 15
Sun - Sat 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: 11 Nicholson Street,Carlton, Victoria, 3053
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Phone: +61-3-83417777

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Melbourne Museum located adjacent to the Royal Exhibition Building, it is the largest museum in the Southern Hemisphere.The museum was opened in 2000 as a project of the Government of Victoria, on behalf of Museums Victoria who administrates the venue.Melbourne museum is a rich response to Melbourne's urban condition, and provides a place for education, history, culture and society to engage with each other in a contemporary setting.It is now an important part of Melbourne's soft infrastructure and is consistently ranked as one of the most popular museums and tourist attractions in Australia, winning 'Best Tourist Attraction' at the Australian Tourism Awards in 2011.

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  • steviedownunda
    steviedownunda
    Melbourne, Australia
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    Poor cafe

    27 minutes wait for very mean serve of scones & cream after having to ask twice. Spoilt what would have been a nice day.

    Reviewed on /Date(1616592028000+0800)/
  • RKTALREJA
    RKTALREJA
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    Well planned museum

    The entry of museum is attractive,the best part is display of portions are very professional way.u will get more info about australian natives: apart from this others section are psychology,science,ar...

    Reviewed on /Date(1616149311000+0800)/
  • TWal1
    TWal1
    Canberra, Australia
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    Great Local Stories and Indigenous Collection

    There is something about visiting local or regional museums and often the sense of connection with your surroundings is more immediate. The Melbourne Museum has some wonderful collection including a m...

    Reviewed on /Date(1613039574000+0800)/
  • rangin2016
    rangin2016
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    Great day out for the family

    Awesome dinosaur displays. Kids didn’t want to leave this area. Reasonable prices. Great day out with the family

    Reviewed on /Date(1612296597000+0800)/
  • karentL6141SM
    karentL6141SM
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    Melbourne museum

    A surprise for me to see indigenous Australians so well represented.very individual and original displays.

    Reviewed on /Date(1611417725000+0800)/

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Introduction

Go back in time and learn about the fascinating history of life in Victoria and the world at large at the Melbourne Museum. Take a ride back to the 1890s in a restored Luna Park Big Dipper carriage, view over 170 artifacts and relief sculptures from the Wonders of Ancient Mesopotamia and see how Victoria has evolved over the last 600 Million years. Reconnect with nature and observe the amazing world of insects with over 100 live species, view the delicate beauty of the deep marine ecosystem and take a walk in an authentically Victorian rain forest and unravel its hidden secrets. These wonders of the world and more await you daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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