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The National Museum of Australia brings to life the rich and diverse stories of Australia through compelling objects, ideas and events

Enhance your Egypt experience

Self-guided tours

Take a free self-guided audio or Auslan tour.

Egypt exhibition catalogue

Buy your copy of our Discovering Ancient Egypt catalogue.

Tim and Gina Fairfax Discovery Centre

Open daily, bookings essential. Free for those with Friends memberships.

Tours and experiences

Take a guided tour, try our virtual reality experiences or join a free host talk.

New director appointed to National Museum of Australia

Katherine Ms McMahon's appointment has been welcomed by Council Chair Ben Maguire AM.

Tips for Discovering Ancient Egypt

Read curator Craig Middleton's top tips for visiting our stunning new Egypt exhibition.

Warakurna online learning resource

Check out our free version 9 Australian Curriculum classroom activities for students from Foundation to Year 7.

Museum statement on asbestos

Access to the Museum via road and paved pedestrian path remains unchanged while the NCA works to remove small pieces of asbestos.

Join and support

Donations

Your tax-deductible donation will help the National Museum to develop its collection and exhibitions.

Friends

Join for free Discovery Centre entry and discounts for major exhibitions and in our Shop.

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