©

The Best Museums in Australia

Plan your next trip here

Museums in Australia

  • © 1
    Visit what is perhaps Australia's most hallowed sporting ground, Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). The 100,000-capacity venue plays host to mat
    Tours from $19
  • © 2
    National Gallery of Victoria offers a great lesson in Australian cultural identity. Founded in 1861, the country's oldest public art museum h
  • © 3
    Australian War Memorial pays tribute to Australians who fought in global conflicts. A large white building with a green dome serves as the si
    Tours from $140
  • © 4
    Shrine of Remembrance , Melbourne
    Built in 1934, the Shrine is the Victorian state memorial to Australians who have served in war and peacekeeping operations throughout our na
    Tours from $26
  • © 5
    Melbourne Museum , Melbourne
    As the Southern Hemisphere's largest museum, Melbourne Museum will likely offer something that captures your interest. Permanent exhibits cov
  • View more attractions

    Plan your trip to Australia

    • Get a personalized plan

      A complete day-by-day itinerary
      based on your preferences
    • Customize it

      Refine your plan. We'll find the
      best routes and schedules
    • Book it

      Choose from the best hotels
      and activities. Up to 50% off
    • Manage it

      Everything in one place.
      Everyone on the same page.

    Where to stay in Australia

    Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
    Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
    2 adults
    Adults (12 +)
    - +
    Children (2-11)
    - +
    Infants (Under 2)
    - +
    Close
    Live like a local, find unique places to stay
    2 adults
    Adults (12 +)
    - +
    Children (2-11)
    - +
    Infants (Under 2)
    - +
    Close

    See plans by other users

    3 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Turkey & Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Queensland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in United States & Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, culture, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 33 days in Sydney, Brisbane & Cairns BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 7 days in Kimberley Region & Perth BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in Sydney & Cairns BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Australia BY A USER FROM THAILAND August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Thailand, Australia & Philippines BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Port Douglas BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
    View more plans