Visit the Australian Museum to find out why
Why does my story come with a catch?
Share in the traditional knowledge and living culture of Australia’s First Nations in the Australian Museum’s First Nations Gallery on level Upper Ground. In Garrigarrang (Sea Country), explore the rich cultures and spiritual traditions of the Salt Water People who call Sea Country home.
Why all these teeth when I don't chew my food?
Discover dinosaurs and our natural world when visiting the Australian Museum's Dinosaurs permanent exhibition, open daily on Level 2.
Why isn’t it easy being green?
Australian science is leading the world in climate solutions. Discover solutions for addressing climate change, including technological, natural and community solutions.
Why is it so important to listen to Country?
We are all connected to Country so it is important to understand how everything works and notice when patterns change. Find out how to listen to Country and why it is so important.
The Australian Museum is open everyday, except Christmas Day.
Opening hours are:
- 10am - 5pm Monday to Sunday
- 10am – 9pm on Wednesdays.
Experience the revamped Australian Museum with free entry!
General admission to the Australian Museum is free for adults and children, for a limited time. Free general admission includes all permanent exhibitions.
Entry fees apply to special exhibitions and tickets may be required for programs and events. Find out more in our What's On calendar of exhibitions and events.
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