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27 Jul 18

Rome exhibition audio tours

a man and woman pose for the camera

Behind the scenes insights into the Museum's new audio tours for the Rome: City and Empire exhibition.

By Jennifer Thompson


13 Jul 18

In celebration of Rome

A small group of people dressed in costume surround a decorative cake in the form of a Roman coin

The Museum is celebrating Julius Caesar’s birthday with cake in the lead up to the Rome: City and Empire exhibition opening on 21 September 2018.

By National Museum of Australia


21 Jun 18

Australia’s deadliest flood

a black and white photo of an outdoor flood scene

On Thursday 24 June 1852, after weeks of heavy rain, the Murrumbidgee River broke its banks and surged into Gundagai, in what became Australia's deadliest flood.

By Caroline Edwards and Jono Lineen