A visit to Melbourne Museum is a rich, surprising insight into life in Victoria. We show you Victoria's intriguing permanent collections and bring you brilliant temporary exhibitions from near and far. You'll see our natural environment, our cultures and our history through different perspectives.
Melbourne Museum stands adjacent to the historic Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton Gardens. National icons on display include Phar Lap, Australia's greatest ever racehorse, and CSIRAC (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation Automatic Computer), the world's oldest surviving intact first-generation computer.