Join us at the international New Encounters conference to discuss critical issues and ideas about Indigenous communities, historical collections and museums.
Register before Monday 15 February for a discount. More on New Encounters
The Museum has acquired the 1968 Olympic singlet worn by Australian silver medallist Peter Norman, best known for his part in that event's historic civil rights podium protest. Read the full story
Dr John Hirst, the renowned Australian historian who passed away last week, made a remarkable contribution to the National Museum of Australia over many years. National Museum director Dr Mathew Trinca pays tribute. Read the full tribute
On Valentine's Day 1966, Australians woke to a brand new currency: the Australian dollar. More on this latest Defining Moment
Join esteemed Yidinji artist Paul Bong as he shares his works and stories. More on Paul Bong and his workshop