Spaces for hire

Venue

Event Type

Capacity

Chairs and tables set-up in the Bunjilaka gallery

Birrarung

This large, flexible space within Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, dedicated to Victoria’s Indigenous peoples, is named for the Boon Wurrung and Woi Wurrung word for the Yarra River.

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Two girls holding hands walking on stepping stones

Children's Gallery

The Children’s Gallery is a fantastic space for all sorts of events – we’re thinking book launches, start-of-school celebrations, family days and much more!

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Wedding party and guest at a wedding ceremony

Kalaya

Kalaya, a Wamba Wamba word meaning to ask questions, is an activities area, and performance space.

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Dining tables set up in the foyer of Melbourne Museum

Main Foyer and Walk

Melbourne Museum is celebrated for its striking architecture, on full display in our Main Foyer and Walk.

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Cocktail function set-up

Melbourne Gallery

The Melbourne Story is an immersive display of some of the most fascinating elements of what makes Melbourne marvellous. What a talking point for a corporate dinner or cocktail party!

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Mind and Body Gallery

Mind and Body Gallery provides a really different and memorable option for a dinner or cocktail party.

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Auditorium

Museum Theatre

Our Museum Theatre is a brilliant contemporary venue space, purpose-built with a large stage, two screen options and engineered sound system.

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Wedding ceremony

North Terrace

North Terrace is a unique outdoor space surrounded by different natural environments.

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View from above of people looking at dinosaur skeletons

Science and Life Gallery

Both entrances to the Science and Life Gallery create a sense of wonder. From the massive blue whale skeleton in the Main Foyer and Walk to the theatrical display of transformation in the Evolution Gallery, there is definitely something to spark curiosity in your guests.

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Coloured lights projected in the Te Pasifika Gallery

Te Pasifika Gallery

Te Pasifika Gallery is light and bright filled space with remarkable objects that celebrate the traditions of Pacific Island life.

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Long tables with black table clothes and bright floral table decorations

Treetops

Floor-to-ceiling glass envelops our magical Treetops space, allowing beautiful views over historic Carlton Gardens.

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People gather at function.

End of Year Offer

It's not too late to organise an end of year celebration that your guests will remember forever at one of our incredible venues – Melbourne Museum, Scienceworks and Immigration Museum.