Museum HighlightsTour

National Museum of Australia - Canberra

Museum Highlights 1


A$30 (2 Passengers)


1 hour.

Minimum Passengers:


Maximum Passengers:

Departure Days:

Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Time:

Valid for 01DEC19-31MAR20:

Departure Point:

Information Hub inside the main entry to the Museum.


Not available.


Not available.


- Not included.

Not Included:

- Meals.


On Request


A$30 (2 Passengers)


- 1 hour tour of the National Museum of Australia with guide and headset.

What to Bring:
- Comfortable walking shoes.
- Camera.


Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
Meet at the Information Hub just inside the main entry to the Museum to commence your tour. Overlooking Lake Burley Griffin in the centre of Australia's capital city, Canberra, the National Museum of Australia explores Australian history and culture - Indigenous history, landscape, people, and the journeys that connect Australia with the world. The Museum Highlights tour which runs for 1 hour offers an excellent general introduction to the Museum's galleries. This guided tour will provide you with an insight into the Museum's key themes; land, nation and people, and includes an overview of the Museum's five galleries: Old New Land, Eternity, Journeys, Landmarks and First Australians.

Child Policy:

Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
Highlights and First Australians Tour:
Infant: 0-4 years inclusive - free of charge.
Child: 5-16 years inclusive - child rates apply.

Museum Experience Package:
Infant: 0-4 years inclusive - free of charge.
Child: 5-16 years inclusive - not catered for.

Important Information:

Valid for 01APR19-31MAR21:
- Items where any side is larger than 30cm such as bags, backpacks, umbrellas etc are not permitted in the exhibition areas. Free storage is available in the Hall cloakroom.

- Photography is permitted in permanent galleries for private purposes only, using hand held equipment. Photography and filming of objects on loan and temporary exhibitions is not allowed. Labels state whether an object is from the National Museum of Australia's collection or elsewhere.

- For any bookings over 10pax will be regarded as a group booking and times will be on request. The normal times of 10am and 1pm will not apply to a group.


On Request

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