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  • Open today 9am–5pm
  • Free general admission

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

Daily Painting on Country See stunning large-format photographs of rock art on country from Tjungu Palya artists.
Daily First Australians Explore Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history and culture.
Coming soon DreamWorks Animation: The Exhibition Go behind the scenes of DreamWorks Animation’s most popular films.

Fun at home

Use our free instructions to craft your own creations inspired by our family activities.

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