The National Museum brings to life the rich stories of Australia through compelling objects, ideas and events. Explore our exhibitions, experiences and events online and in Canberra.
Discover the Museum from home
Explore the Museum’s collection, exhibitions and building in our monthly YouTube live stream. Tune in at 12.30pm, Thursday 24 September for After the Flames: Fire and conservation.
Uncover stories of innovation, industry and passion from our motor vehicle collection.
Take a deep dive into the best of the Museum’s online exhibitions and collection.
See our exhibitions, ask questions and join the conversation in a free, live virtual tour of the Museum.
Museum Friends exclusives
Last Friday of each month
Join Museum curators, conservators and other expert staff as they share their deep understanding of an object or exhibition.
Last Tuesday of each month on Zoom
Read and join the discussion about a new book with us each month, as we explore histories across time and place.