Best Museums to Visit in Australia | Melbourne, Sydney

Museums in AUSTRALIA

New South Wales

Eden
Killer Whale Museum
184 Imlay St Eden NSW 2551

Sydney
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery Rd, Sydney NSW 2000

Australian Centre for Photography
257 Oxford St, Paddington NSW 2021

Australian Museum
6 College St

Museum of Sydney
37 Phillip St

Museum of Contemporary Art
140 George Street
on Circular Quay right acros from the Opera House, with spectacular views from the 4th Floor in the museum cafe.

Powerhouse Museum of Science and Design
500 Harris St Ultimo

The Rocks Museum
Kendall Lane, The Rocks (entrance on Argyle street)

Sydney Jewish Museum
148 Darlinghurst Road, Darlinghurst

Hydes Park Barracks Museum
Macquarie Street Queens Square, New South Wales 2000

Australian National Maritime Museum
2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour, New South Wales 2000
Plenty to see and do for the whole family

National Dinosaur Museum
Gold Creek Village, Gold Creek Road & Barton Highway

Victoria

Bendigo
Golden Dragon Museum
1 - 11 Bridge Street, Bendigo VIC 3550
Displays on cultural immigration and history of Chinese people in Australia

Melbourne
Museum Victoria
11 Nicholson St Carlton 3001 CBD
Exhibits on cultural history, Aboriginese, science and the environment

Rippon Lea House & Gardens
192 Hotham St Elsternwick
A historic property being preserved by the National Trust of Australia

National Sports Museum
Brunton Ave, Jolimont Melbourne Cricket Club,

Immigration Museum
400 Flinders Street and corner of William
history of Melbourne and information ob people who have migrated to Australia

National Gallery of Victoria
180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne VIC 3006

The Ian Potter Museum of Art at the University of Melbourne
800 Swanston St, Carlton VIC 3010


Brisbane
Institute of Modern Art (IMA)

Queensland Museum
Corner of Melbourne and Grey Streets 4101
History of cultural heritage of Queensland with exhibits on science, natural history and human accomplishments

Museum of Brisbane
Level 3, City Hall King George Square
exhibits on the pogression of society in Brisbane over time


Adelaide
National Railway Museum
Lipson St, 5015
History of the railroad and interesting exhibits

South Australian Museum
North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000

The Migration Museum
82 Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, South Australia 5000
A history of the migration from different cultures to Australia

Flinders University Art Museum
Sturt Road, Bedford Park


Darwin
Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Conacher Street 0820

Defence of Darwin Experience
5434 Alec Fong Lim Drive East Point Northern Territory 0801
A history of the period from 1932 to 1945 - a critical time in Territory history to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Bombing of Darwin


Perth
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Perth Cultural Centre

Western Australian Museum
Cultural Centre Garden

Aviation Heritage Museum
Air Force Memorial Estate, Bull Creek Drive, 15 Kms South of Perth


Canberra
Canberra Contemporary Art Space
Gorman House Arts Centre 55, Ainslie Ave, Braddon ACT 2612,

Museum of Australian Democracy
18 King George Terrace, Parkes

National Gallery of Australia
Parkes Place, Parkes

National Museum of Australia
Lawson Crescent


Queensland
QANTAS Founders Museum
Longreach Airport, Sir Hudson Fysh Drive, Longreach


Tasmania
Museum of Old and New Art - MONA
655 Main Road | Moorilla Estate, Berriedale, Glenorchy
largest privately owned museum with over 2000 pieces of art, antiquities and ethnographic. The collection includes Egyptian artifacts and contemporary art

Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
Museum:2 Invermay Road, Inveresk | Gallery: 2 Wellington Street, Launceston
Collections of natural science and history and art gallery

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Dunn Place, Hobart, Tasmania 7001
The second oldest museum in Australia, TMAG features collections from the Royal Society of Tasmania, including archaelogical items and modern art

NEW ZEALAND

Auckland
Auckland Art Gallery

Auckland Museum
The Auckland Domain, Parnell

Howick Historical Village

Voyager National Maritime Museum
49-159 Quay Street,

Museum of Transport and Technology
805 Great North Road & Meola Rd, Western Springs

Christ Church
Centre of Contemporary Art

Christ Church Art Gallery

Canterbury Museum
Rolleston Avenue 8013
collection of natural and cultural achievements conveniently nearby the Arts Centre, Botanial Gardens, Christchurch Art Gallery and Cathedral Square.

Robert McDougall Art Gallery & Annex

Air Force Museum of New Zealand
45 Harvard Ave, Wigram
Exhibits about aviation and military planes and their history in the royal air force.

Dunedin
Dunedin Public Art Gallery

Otago Museum
419 Great King Street

Toito Otago Settlers Museum
31 Queens Garden
exhibits about the people of Dunedin and their culture, technology, art, fashion and transport that formed Dunedin

Hamilton
Waikato Museum of Art and History


Matoke
The Kauri Museum
5 Church Road, RD 1

Nelson
The Suter Te Aratoi o Whakatu

World of WearableAr™ and Classic Cars Museum
Cadillac Way off Quarantine Road, Annesbrook

Northland
Kauri Museum

Puke Ariki, New Plymouth.

Palmerston North
Te Manawa

Porirua City
Pataka Museum and Gallery

Rotorua
Rotorua Museum
Govt Gardens,

Waitakere City
Lopdell House Gallery

Wanaka
Wanaka Transport and Toy Museum
State Highway 6 and Wanaka Airport

Wellington
Adam Art Gallery - Te Pataka Toi

Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa
55 Cable St, Wellington 6011

Museum of Wellington City & Sea
Queens Wharf, 3 Jervois Quay 6140

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