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 The Ian Potter Museum of Art

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Housing the University of Melbourne’s collection of artworks and cultural artefacts, the Ian Potter Museum spans art from the early 19th century to today.

The university’s diverse art collection includes European and international indigenous art, classical pieces and archaeological artefacts.

See what's showing in the program of temporary exhibitions, from Melbourne history and classical collections to new acquisitions and contemporary art projects. Entry is free and there is also a popular coffee shop.


University of Melbourne
801 Swanston Street
Carlton VIC 3010

Contact details

Phone: 8344 5148

Opening hours

Tue: 10am – 5pm
Wed: 10am – 5pm
Thu: 10am – 5pm
Fri: 10am – 5pm
Sat: noon – 5pm
Sun: noon – 5pm

* Admission is free

Payment method accepted

All payment types

How to get there

Public Transport Victoria


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