Melbourne Museum

Melbourne Museum

For the first time in Australia, don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to discover new worlds, and experience the magic of a visit to the Natural History Museum, London. From the unique or extremely rare to the mysterious and astonishing, get up close and personal with over 200 artefacts whose colourful stories unlock the mysteries of life.

With treasures such as Charles Darwin’s personal collection that inspired his theory of evolution, a 200 million-year-old Ichthyosaurus fossil found by English fossil collector Mary Anning when she was just 11 years old, and the biggest butterfly in the world, you’ll be inspired to see the world—our biggest treasure—in a completely different light.

Opening hours
10.00am until 5.00pm daily. Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day.
11 Nicholson Street, Carlton, Victoria, 3053
Admission price
Adult: $29
Concession: $23
Family: $65
Children: $15 (under 3 is free)

Special offer

Travel with V/Line and receive 20% off entry. Use promotional code VLINE when booking tickets online.

Getting there

Closest station/stop
Melbourne Museum is located at 11 Nicholson Street, Carlton.

V/Line has services to Melbourne from all over Victoria, taking you to Southern Cross Station, the city’s transport hub.

By tram
Catch either Tram 86 or Tram 96 from Bourke Street and Spencer Street to Stop 12 at Gertrude and Nicholson Streets Fitzroy. The Museum is a 10 minutes walk from this stop along Nicholson Street.
•Tram 86 - route map
•Tram 96 – route map

Tip: Travelling on V/Line during off-peak times is more convenient and cheaper!