Description

Melbourne Museum is one of Australia's biggest and most loved museums. The Melbourne Museum - the largest museum in the southern hemisphere, and home to one of the largest screens in the world. The award-winning structure has an ever-evolving cavalcade of exhibitions inside, to inspire and educate the young and young at heart. Whether you're hosting a corporate...

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Melbourne Museum is one of Australia's biggest and most loved museums. The Melbourne Museum - the largest museum in the southern hemisphere, and home to one of the largest screens in the world. The award-winning structure has an ever-evolving cavalcade of exhibitions inside, to inspire and educate the young and young at heart. Whether you're hosting a corporate event, cocktail reception, Wedding, Family Day or anything in between – Melbourne Museum has the facilities and flexibility to guarantee every guest has an unforgettable experience.

Explore Victoria's natural environment, culture and history at the multi-award winning Melbourne Museum. With state of the art lighting and multimedia, Melbourne Museum offers a variety of event spaces in one location with vast capabilities for every type of event.

From the stunning Treetops event space that overlooks a living rainforest, to the blank canvas that is the Touring Hall; any of our galleries can be used to entertain and create a unique backdrop for your next event.

Museum Victoria offers venue hire and events at Melbourne Museum and theRoyal Exhibition Building in Carlton Gardens, Scienceworks and the Melbourne Planetarium in Spotswood, and the Immigration Museum on Flinders Street.

All venues have unique qualities and offer a wide range of flexible spaces that can accommodate many different types of functions and events.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

Air Conditioning .glyphicons-heat
Audio Visual Equipments .glyphicons-projector
Business Center .glyphicons-briefcase
Ceremony On Site .glyphicons-ring
Disability Access .glyphicons-person-wheelchair
Free Parking .glyphicons-car
Internet Access .glyphicons-globe
Wifi Access .glyphicons-wifi
Outdoor Area .glyphicons-tree-deciduous
Parking Available .glyphicons-cars
Stage .glyphicons-keynote
Near Public Transport .glyphicons-train

Event Guidelines

Birthday Party Milestones .glyphicons-ban
Underaged Birthday Parties .glyphicons-ban
Underage Events .glyphicons-ban
Third Party AV Companies .glyphicons-ban
Alcoholic Events .glyphicons-ban
BYO Food/Drink .glyphicons-ban
DIY Theming .glyphicons-ban
21st/18th Parties .glyphicons-ban
Outside Catering .glyphicons-ok-2
Wedding .glyphicons-ban

Catering Options

BBQ

Event Rooms

Birrarung

Min 110 people, Max 450 people

Main Foyer and Walk

Min 480 people, Max 2000 people

Activity Rooms

Min 20 people, Max 40 people

Discovery Centre Seminar Room

Min 10 people, Max 40 people

Melbourne Gallery

Min 100 people, Max 350 people

Mind and Body Gallery

Min 120 people, Max 350 people

Museum Lounge

Min 10 people, Max 150 people

Museum Theatre

Min 10 people, Max 214 people

North Terrace

Min 200 people, Max 250 people

Science and Life Gallery

Min 50 people, Max 300 people

Te Pasifika Gallery

Min 40 people, Max 150 people

Touring Hall

Min 440 people, Max 2000 people

Touring Hall Foyer

Min 130 people, Max 500 people

Treetops

Min 32 people, Max 180 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Birrarung 735m²
110
-
-
150
-
230
450
-
-
Main Foyer and Walk 3151m²
600
-
-
480
-
650
2000
-
-
Activity Rooms 62m²
40
-
-
-
-
20
-
-
-
Discovery Centre Seminar Room 49m²
40
-
15
16
10
-
-
-
-
Melbourne Gallery 378m²
100
-
-
120
-
150
350
-
-
Mind and Body Gallery
-
-
-
-
-
150
350
-
-
Museum Lounge
-
-
-
-
-
-
150
-
-
Museum Theatre 651m²
214
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
North Terrace 477m²
-
-
-
-
-
60
250
-
-
Science and Life Gallery 384m²
-
-
-
-
-
50
300
-
-
Te Pasifika Gallery 250m²
-
-
-
-
-
50
150
-
-
Touring Hall 885m²
1000
-
-
440
-
700
2000
-
-
Touring Hall Foyer 717m²
160
-
-
130
-
190
500
-
-
Treetops 195m²
120
-
-
80
32
120
180
-
-
Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Birrarung735m²
110
-
-
150
-
230
450
-
-
Main Foyer and Walk3151m²
600
-
-
480
-
650
2000
-
-
Activity Rooms62m²
40
-
-
-
-
20
-
-
-
Discovery Centre Seminar Room49m²
40
-
15
16
10
-
-
-
-
Melbourne Gallery378m²
100
-
-
120
-
150
350
-
-
Mind and Body Gallery
-
-
-
-
-
150
350
-
-
Museum Lounge
-
-
-
-
-
-
150
-
-
Museum Theatre651m²
214
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
North Terrace477m²
-
-
-
-
-
60
250
-
-
Science and Life Gallery384m²
-
-
-
-
-
50
300
-
-
Te Pasifika Gallery250m²
-
-
-
-
-
50
150
-
-
Touring Hall885m²
1000
-
-
440
-
700
2000
-
-
Touring Hall Foyer717m²
160
-
-
130
-
190
500
-
-
Treetops195m²
120
-
-
80
32
120
180
-
-