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  • Open
  • Free general admission

Where to find us

National Museum of Australia
Lawson Crescent
Acton Peninsula
Canberra ACT 2601

Contact details

Freecall: 1800 026 132
Phone: +61 2 6208 5000

General admission is free

Costs apply for some special exhibitions and events. A $5 donation on arrival enables us to continue delivering world-class exhibitions and programs.

We are excited to welcome visitors back to the Museum in Canberra. See Plan your visit for important visitor and safety information.

Gallery redevelopment

The National Museum is undergoing some exciting new changes as we work to build a bigger and better Museum experience for our visitors.

Plan your visit Getting here, parking, facilities for visitors, maps and more.
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Accessibility

How to access the National Museum’s building, exhibitions and events.

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