COVID-19 Closure

We are temporarily closed to the public in line with the stay-at-home orders issued by the NSW Government.

We plan to reopen on 31 July (subject to health advice).


Opening Hours
Temporarily closed
Where to find us
1 William Street
Sydney NSW 2010
Australia


AM Inside Out

Deep dive into fascinating stories and learning materials for inquisitive minds, everywhere.

Curated for the curious
Activities for kids at home


First Nations

Learn more about this land’s First Nations peoples and cultures.

Collections
Knowledge
Exhibitions


Climate change

The Australian Museum has been involved in raising awareness and researching impacts of climate change for over a decade.

What are we doing?
What is climate change?


COVID-19 Safety Alert

The Australian Museum (AM) is committed to protecting the health of visitors and staff and minimising the spread of COVID-19. In line with the stay-at-home orders issued by the NSW Government, the AM will be temporarily closed to the public from Saturday 26 June and plans to reopen Saturday 31 July 2021.

Admission guidelines and FAQ

Museum news

Read about our latest discoveries, research expeditions and collection objects on display.

Latest news articles
Podcast series


Museum Shop

Advocating for the richness of life, the earth and culture in Australia and the Pacific, the Australian Museum Shop aims to ignite wonder through thinking, learning and play.

AM Member discount

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Discover even more by becoming a Member. Delve into the Australian Museum’s collections, join a vibrant community and support our groundbreaking research and cultural projects.

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Discover even more by becoming a Member. Delve into the Australian Museum’s collections, join a vibrant community and support our groundbreaking research and cultural projects.

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