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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 intriguing and beautiful objects from the British Museum.
The First Australians gallery is located on two levels and traces the experiences of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, their spirituality, diversity, identity and survival.
Daily | 3pmTake a guided tour with one of our hosts to learn about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, their history, culture and connection to country.
Exclusive to Museum Friends
Children’s author and Museum staffer Suzie Higgie presents two terrific tales — her picture book, The Adventures of Pinkin Winkin Wolly Woo, and There’s Not One, by her sister, Jennifer Higgie. Story time will be followed by a snack and a craft session. Join Friends
The Journeys gallery explores the fascinating journeys of people and objects that connect Australia to the world.
Daily | 10–11am and 1–2pmThis guided tour provides an excellent introduction to the Museum, exploring highlights from our permanent galleries.
Daily | Select your date and time at EventbriteExperience the thrill of being an astronaut using the latest 360-degree VR technology.
Black Mist Burnt Country is an award-winning national touring exhibition of artworks telling the story of British atomic testing in Australia during the 1950s.
The Landmarks gallery is located on two levels and features over 1500 objects. It explores Australian history since European settlement, through stories of Australian places from across the continent.