Australian Museum


The Australia Museum is temporarily closed enable a major renovation, Project Discover it is due to re-open in Spring 2020.

Established in 1827, the Australian Museum is a leading natural science and culture institution with an extensive variety of exhibitions, making it a great place for all to visit!

The First Australians Galleries showcase more than 40,000 Indigenous objects, allowing visitors to explore the diverse beliefs and culture of Australia’s first people. Walk in their footsteps through the Museum’s entrance, featuring the footprints of Indigenous Australians dating back to 20,000 BCE. 
Or, if you’re interested in extraordinary species, The Wild Planet Gallery tells the story of the fascinating life that surrounds us – including a 17m long whale skeleton that was found in 1875!

If it’s the demise of dangerous dinosaurs that peaks your curiosity, see the Museum’s life-size models, giant skeletons, and realistic animations. Visitors can see, hear, touch, and even smell, the ancient world of dinosaurs!

Visit these exhibitions and more when the Museum re-opens in Spring 2020 after major renovations.


Australian Museum @ 6 College Street, Sydney


$15 Adults, $8 Concession, $30 family (2 Adults and up to 3 Children), $15 family (1 Adult and up to 3 Children) under 15 free, Members free

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