Museums and galleries

West Side Place Artcade

West Side Place Artcade is a public art collection celebrating the vibrancy of art and the city.

ArtVo

An interactive 3D art gallery with optical illusions that visitors can touch and explore.

THE LUME Melbourne

Immerse yourself in the work of Van Gogh at Australia's digital art gallery.

ACMI

Museum dedicated to the moving image through events, film screenings and exhibitions.

Hellenic Museum

Encouraging an appreciation of Greece’s cultural legacy in Melbourne.

College of Surgeons' Museum

An exhibition of surgical objects and memorabilia.

Flinders Lane Gallery

Exhibiting collectable artworks and featuring solo exhibitions every three weeks.

Children's Gallery Melbourne Museum

This is a wondrous place for young children to explore, play and learn.

ARC ONE Gallery

A commercial gallery in Flinders Lane showing contemporary Australian art.

Gallerysmith

A contemporary art gallery on the city fringe with a focus on solo exhibitions.

Kings Artist-Run Initiative

Space for contemporary art practice and gallery showcasing experimental projects.

SpACE@Collins

Gallery and exhibition space, with venues for corporate and private functions.

Immigration Museum

An exploration of the stories of people from all over the world who have migrated to Australia.

Neon Parc

Commercial art gallery exhibiting a diverse range of contemporary art throughout the year.

Grainger Museum

An autobiographical museum of acclaimed musician and composer Percy Grainger.

West End Art Space

A contemporary art gallery with a focus on living artists that strive for excellence.

Outre Gallery

Alternative art gallery specialising in lowbrow, pop surrealism and underground art.

Victorian Artists Society

Hosts exhibitions of national and international historic significance, art classes and workshops.

Mission to Seafarers

Melbourne's maritime history is on display in this heritage-listed building.

Anna Schwartz Gallery

The gallery represents over 30 established and emerging artists on individual projects.

Australian Sports Museum

Housing Australia’s largest sporting collection, including interactive zones and memorabilia.

Chinese Museum

Museum preserving and displaying the history of Chinese immigration.

NGV International

NGV International houses a whole world of international art.

Bridget McDonnell Gallery

A gallery exhibiting early and modern Australian art.

Koorie Heritage Trust

A centre dedicated to promoting Aboriginal culture, with an exhibition space and retail shop.

Lesley Kehoe Galleries

Gallery specialising in historic and contemporary Japanese art, open by appointment only.

Mailbox Art Space

A series of restored mailboxes exhibiting new and experimental art.

No Vacancy

Gallery with a focus on promoting and exhibiting emerging artists, designers and curators.

Revitalise & Reconnect, Mandi Barton

Artist Mandi Barton has transformed three electrical boxes with her site-responsive artworks.

The ultimate walking guide to Carlton

How to find the best restaurants, hidden shops and stunning sights in Carlton - all on foot!

Exhibitions

1 Apr - 31 May

Jurassic World by Brickman

An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making.

4 Jun - 3 Oct

French Impressionism from The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

A major exhibition of more than 100 masterworks of French Impressionism.

4 Jan - 31 Dec

Becoming You: An incomplete Guide

An exhibition of Australian coming-of-age stories.

19 Apr - 22 Aug

She-Oak and Sunlight: Australian Impressionism

A large-scale exhibition of more than 250 artworks drawn from collections around Australia,