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Top recommendations from locals

Museum
“The Melbourne Museum is a wonderful place to explore and learn about history, sports, dinosaurs, the human body and animals. It has a fantastic new area for young kids to interact and play. It's free for kids under 16 during school holidays!”
  • 190 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
Museum
“10 mins drive away is IMAX Melbourne... if you love movies on HUUUUGE screens, you need to check this out! Apparently Melbourne's screen was the largest in the world until 2019 when Sydney opened a slightly bigger screen!”
  • 52 locals recommend
Museum
“Located within walking distance, this museum is good fun for both adults and kids!”
  • 68 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Different events on every weekend, worth to visits! Also, the garden is huge excellent to spend time to read and enjoy the sun”
  • 79 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
History Museum
“MUST-GO!! The Old Melbourne Gaol is a museum on Russell Street, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It consists of a bluestone building and courtyard, and is located next to the old City Police Watch House and City Courts buildings.”
  • 11 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
History Museum
“Why not visit the historic Gaol in Melbourne, the most feared destination and learn of the rich criminal history and stories of criminals? ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The home of Australian art, presenting Indigenous and non-Indigenous art from the colonial period to the present day. General entry is free Open 10am–5pm daily ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“One of the world's oldest remaining exhibition pavilions of the 19th century, the Exhibition Building was then the site of Australia's first Federal Parliament. Now it's a gorgeous location for expos and wedding photos.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Museum
“Feed the eels! Walk a garden trail. Share in the culture and stories of the first peoples of Victoria. The nearby 250 bus stops outside the Museum on the Rathdowne Street side, so easy to get to. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Library
“A beautiful old church which was converted to a modern library with a cafe which sells ethical coffee and raw deserts.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Edificio de exhibiciones, mercadillos, ferias, moda. Hay fechas establecidas de eventos en su página web ”
  • 1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“This pop-up exhibition space is part of the Chippendale Creative Precinct. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“A lovely, small community library with books, magazines, newspapers, music and DVDs. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“Lovely gallery specializing in early Australian, European and Russian art. Well worth dropping in for a chat with Bridget who's very generous with her vast knowledge and hospitality.”
  • 1 local recommends