Upcoming Events

The Art of Curation

Tuesday 30th August 2016
10:30 am- 1:00 pm

A panel of curators will share their experiences and views on the importance of curating, the principles that inform curatorial inspiration, and the outcomes that a curator aims to achieve.

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Green Museum Project Workshop: Light and Energy

Monday 5th September 2016
10:00 am- 4:30 pm

Join the Green Museum Project Manager for this practical workshop on how to reduce your energy bills, reduce your organisation’s carbon footprint and take steps to making your museum or gallery more environmentally sustainable.

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The Museum Preparator

Thursday 8th September 2016
10:00 am- 12:00 pm

This tour will provide a behind-the-scenes look at the Melbourne Museum studios and workshop areas managed by museum preparators. 

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Green Museum Project Workshop: Light and Energy

Monday 12th September 2016
10:00 am- 4:30 pm

Join the Green Museum Project Manager for this practical workshop on how to reduce your energy bills, reduce your organisation’s carbon footprint and take steps to making your museum or gallery more environmentally sustainable.

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Victorian Collections Conservation Workshop

Tuesday 27th September 2016
10:00 am- 2:00 pm

Meet conservator Samantha Hamilton, who will discuss preventive conservation and care for photographs and documents.

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Museums Australia is a membership organisation providing national and state services for people with specific museum and gallery interests.

Who Are We?

We are the Victorian branch of Museums Australia – the national association for the museum and gallery sector.

What Do We Do?

Our professional services for the Victorian museum and gallery communities include:

We represent and provide programs for over 500 members across the state.

Latest News

Applications Now Open: Roving Curator Program 2017

Posted 16th August, 2016

Are you looking for professional assistance with an exhibition idea or project? Would you like to develop your team’s exhibition skills? The Roving Curator Program could be the answer!

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Winners Announced: Victorian Museum Awards 2016

Posted 14th July, 2016

The 2016 Victorian Museum Awards Ceremony was held last night at State Library Victoria. Find out who took out these prestigious Awards this year.

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Celebrating 100 Museums in the Museum Accreditation Program

Posted 14th July, 2016

We are delighted to announce that the Museum Accreditation Program (MAP) has now enrolled its 100th museum. To celebrate reaching this milestone, a special film and new online map were launched at the Victorian Museum Awards last night.

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