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The National Museum brings to life the rich and diverse stories of Australia through compelling objects, ideas and events. Explore our exhibitions, tours and experiences and events.

Until 3 February 2019 Rome: City and Empire See rare treasures from the collection of the British Museum.
Until 18 November 2018 Black Mist Burnt Country Explore the story of British atomic testing in Australia.
Daily Landmarks Discover Australia’s environmental history.

Buy your Rome exhibition tickets

Witness the grandeur of the vast empire of ancient Rome and share stories of everyday life, worship, war, glory and death, through more than 200 beautiful objects from the British Museum. On show until 3 February 2019.

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