Upcoming Events

Victorian Museum Awards

Thursday 7th August 2014
6:00 pm- 8:30 pm

Celebrate with friends and colleagues the wonderful achievements of the Victorian museum and gallery sector. 

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Sale

Wednesday 13th August 2014
10:00 am- 3:30 pm

Victorian Collections is a free, online cataloguing system especially created for small museums in Victoria. This workshop offers a full day of training, beginning with basic collection management.

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RSL Workshop: Preventative Conservation and Collection Management

Tuesday 19th August 2014
10:00 am- 3:00 pm

Learn how to best preserve your medals, trophies, leather and wooden objects, paper and other military memorabilia.

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Melbourne

Tuesday 26th August 2014
10:00 am- 3:30 pm

Victorian Collections is a free, online cataloguing system especially created for small museums in Victoria. This workshop offers a full day of training, beginning with basic collection management.

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Winter Masterpiece Viewing: Italian Masterpieces from Spain’s Royal Court, Museo del Prado

Friday 29th August 2014
5:00 pm- 9:30 pm

Drawn from the magnificent collection of the Museo del Prado, this exhibition of over 70 paintings and 30 drawings presents a rich selection of works from artists including Raphael, Correggio, Titian, Tintoretto, the Carracci, Poussin and Tiepolo.

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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

Recipients Announced for the 2014 Roving Curator – Exhibitions Program

Posted 30th June, 2014

The Roving Curator – Exhibitions Program offers a museum exhibitions professional (Roving Curator) to work with a museum or gallery on a range of exhibition-related projects. The assessment panel recently met and selected five organisations that will receive assistance from the Program in 2014.

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Victorian Jazz Stories on Culture Victoria

Posted 24th June, 2014

We're excited to announce a new series of films and stories developed in partnership with the Australian Jazz Museum and now available on Culture Victoria. Delve into the cool, humble and underground world of Victorian jazz!

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Nominations Deadline Extended: 2014 Victorian Museum Awards

Posted 3rd June, 2014

The Victorian Museum Awards celebrate organisations and individuals whose passion and work build a strong museum industry. The closing date for nominations has now been extended to Friday 27 June 2014. Nominating is simple, free and open to both members and non-members, so why not nominate?

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