This year the National Museum of Australia celebrates 20 years since opening its doors at Acton, in Canberra. Explore our special birthday year exhibitions and events.
Read Museum Director Mathew Trinca's reflections in our 20 years young blog post.
Explore our birthday year exhibitions and events
Australia Speaks lecture series
Three leading Australians will each give a keynote address on contemporary issues, encouraging collaboration and discussion, in the winter of the Museum's 20th anniversary year. Speaker details will be released soon. Supported by the Thyne Reid Foundation.
Banner image: Strange Fruit performing at the Museum's opening day at Acton Peninsula, 11 March 2001. National Museum of Australia