Why are we
so excited?

We're revamped, reopened
and general entry is free!


Opening Hours
10am - 5pm
Closed Christmas Day
Where to find us
1 William Street
Sydney NSW 2010
Australia


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. As of 3 January 2021, we require all staff and visitors aged 12 and over to wear a fitted face mask while inside the AM. Please bring your own mask when you visit.

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Why not come and meet the family?

Travel back 66 million years in this exciting interactive exhibition that introduces you to the whole tyrannosaur family.

Tyrannosaurs - Meet the Family

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2020

Witness the world's wonder.

Open daily
10am - 5pm
Free General Admission


Why not join the family?

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.

Become a Member

Bayala Nura: Yarning Country

Explore and celebrate Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures through a rich diversity of objects and stories of living culture. See more than 250 fascinating objects from Indigenous communities around Australia.

Permanent exhibition
Open daily 10am - 5pm


Museum news

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

Latest news articles
Podcast series


Surviving Australia

Uncover the secrets of Australia’s weird and wonderful wildlife, including our most-curious living species and the giant megafauna from the past, as you explore the variety of fascinating adaptations to life on this island continent.

Permanent exhibition
Open daily 10am-5pm


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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