We're building a better museum

We're closed to the public to enable our major renovation, Project Discover.

Temporary closure
until spring 2020


Museum Renovation
Closed to the public
until Spring 2020
Where to find us
1 William Street
Sydney NSW 2010
Australia


Capturing Climate Change

What are you seeing in our climate-changed country? Share your images, see what others are capturing and how we are responding. These images chart impacts as well as solutions. They are striking and often beautiful but reveal a planet in peril.

#CapturingClimateChange

Museum news

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

Latest news articles
Podcast series


Australian Museum’s response to COVID-19

The Australian Museum has decided to cancel or postpone public programs and events until further notice.


Virtual tour

Explore the Australian Museum galleries with Google Arts&Culture virtual reality!

Permanent exhibitions

Functions and venues

Selected Australian Museum event spaces are still available for functions.

Bookings available






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