History & heritage exhibitions
Celebrating 35 Years of Operational Women at MFB
20 Oct 2018 - 22 Oct 2018, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
The vital role of women in emergency services will be honoured when the Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade launches its inaugural exhibition at ACMI.
Holodomor – Genocide by Famine
8 Nov 2018 - 17 Nov 2018, SpACE@Collins
See a photographic exhibition telling the story of the millions of Ukrainians who died and those who survived to make their lives in Australia.
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.
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.
Dark Room Exhibition
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Dec 2018, Victoria Police Museum
Dark Room features images, stories and objects from the Victorian Police Museum's mysterious Crime Photography archive.
Gold Rush: 20 Objects, 20 Stories
8 Jun 2018 - 26 May 2019, Old Treasury Building
An exhibition presenting the turbulent tale of Victoria's gold rush through the individual stories of 20 objects.