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Discover behind-the-scenes stories, learn about key acquisitions, the conservation of our collection, events and news from the National Museum of Australia.

Our picks

Exploring lace sample books Two volumes in our rare book collection provide marvellous insight into the variety of lace sold in Australia from the late 1890s.
Sydney 2000 anniversary See treasures from our Olympics collection as we mark 20 years since Sydney 2000.
Through children’s eyes See children's artworks created in response to the 250th anniversary of the Endeavour's voyage.

The Museum blog incorporates posts from the Goree newsletter published by the National Museum of Australia until 2017.

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