History & heritage exhibitions
Archaeology at Metro Tunnel HQ
21 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018, Metro Tunnel HQ
View an exciting collection of artefacts from the half a million discoveries unearthed so far from under Swanston Street.
The Guns Fell Silent
5 Oct 2018 - 29 Oct 2018, Magnet Galleries Melbourne
A photographic exhibition commemorating the end of World War 1 and the final battle of the Australian Infantry on the western front.
Emblazon: Melbourne's Coat of Arms
7 Sep 2018 - 30 Jan 2019, City Gallery
This exhibition explores an often-unnoticed aspect of the city’s history – its past use, continuing presence and contemporary artistic interpretation.
Evolution: Torres Strait Masks
15 Sep 2018 - 28 Jan 2019, Melbourne Museum
See an exhibition celebrating the rich history of mask-making in the Torres Strait Islands.
Behind the Lines
28 Aug 2018 - 15 Oct 2018, Old Treasury Building
Roll up, roll up! Marvel at the political cartooning spectacle that is The Three-Ring Circus – showcasing the best political cartoons of 2017.
Mandela My Life: The Official Exhibition
22 Sep 2018 - 3 Mar 2019, Melbourne Museum
A new world class exhibition on Nelson Mandela’s extraordinary life, curated from the extensive collections of the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
For Country, for Nation
10 Aug 2018 - 7 Oct 2018, Melbourne Museum
For Country, for Nation brings to life Indigenous stories and voices through art, dance, music, objects and text.
Because of Her We Can
30 Jun 2018 - 14 Oct 2018, Melbourne Museum
This exhibition is a celebration of the contributions that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women have made to our communities.
29 Aug 2018 - 27 Sep 2018, Library at The Dock
The kimono is a historical piece of Japanese clothing, which literally means 'worn object'.