Top Museums To Visit in Australia this Summer
Start writing a post

Top Museums To Visit in Australia this Summer

Australia is an excellent holiday spot if you want to see historical sites and items. You can spend the whole day learning more about the world in Museums in Australia

Top Museums To Visit in Australia this Summer

Australia is an excellent holiday spot if you want to see historical sites and items. You can spend the whole day learning more about the world in Museums in Australia

in Australia. No other country comes close to what this beautiful country offers in terms of sights. This guy offers large.

From exhibitions on indigenous culture to natural history showings and historical artifacts, there is so much to see in Australia. You can always find a museum that matches your interest. This guide will highlight some of them.

Museum Of Contemporary Art

This museum overlooks Sydney Harbour so it gives you an opportunity to enjoy the views outside and the culture inside. You can find a lot of precious art from different artists, community projects, and even solo exhibitions. The museum offers diversity and contemporary art.

Australian Museum

This museum offers the holy grail of artifacts. You can find both culture and science as well as nature. If you’re interested in seeing dinosaurs and other cultural objects, this is a good place to visit. It also features dark tours each Thursday in conjunction with First Nations peoples who create rich collections of song, art and dance, and storytelling. Since the museum is one of the oldest ones in the country, it has more than 21 million cultural objects and specimens.

Crystal Caves

Located in Queensland, this museum contains the largest crystal collections and fossils in the world. It is a cave and a museum and it was built in 1987. In 1993, the cave was expanded to contain more grottos, tunnels, chambers, and other crawl spaces. This helped create a dramatic effect for visitors to the historical site. So far, the museum holds millions of dollars worth of fossils and crystals.

Some rare rocks like an amethyst geode and rose quartz boulders that cost over $100,000 can be found there.

Melbourne Museum

This museum is situated in Victoria and boasts garden trails and immersive labs. It stands out among other museums because


From immersive labs to garden trails, Melbourne Museum is unlike any other museum in Australia. It has a dedicated 3D documentary room, and a living gallery for dinosaurs, bugs, and fossil intel. It also tells the story of the city’s history alongside the legend of the racehorse Pharlap.

Australian War Memorial

This war memorial is located in the Australian Capital Territory. The museum helps tell the story of the deep war history of Australia. If you’re a history enthusiast, this should be a fun visit for you. It often starts off as a tour of Australia’s war history and covers the purpose of commemorating the people who died during the war. Visitors are also allowed to use resources freely.

Australian National Surfing Museum

This Victoria-based museum is an important sight for sports enthusiasts. The museum charts the country’s contribution to the growth of surfing in the world. You can find surfing memorabilia and artifacts at this museum. There are also awesome surfboard collections.There is so much to see as a history enthusiast in Australia. This list can help you to find museums that pique your interest.

Report this Content
This article has not been reviewed by Odyssey HQ and solely reflects the ideas and opinions of the creator.

7 Reasons SoCal Rocks!

75 degrees and sunny, plus, no humidity. I mean do I really need to say more?

woman in black and white long sleeve shirt carrying girl in red jacket in Venice beach
Photo by Jeff Hopper on Unsplash

SoCal summers are the best summers by far, and honestly, no argument is needed. But, if you aren't sure why SoCal summers are the best, here are 7 reasons why!

Keep Reading...Show less

25 Lyrics for Selfie Captions

Because let's be honest, we all use lyrics.

woman takes a selfie for social media

Sometimes you can't think of the perfect caption for your Instagram post. I love using lyrics as my captions because there's so many great lines in songs that just seem to fit in the moment. Here are some lyrics that could work for your selfie or pictures of you with your friends!

Keep Reading...Show less

Bruce Springsteen's Top 7 Lyrics

Everything Bruce says in his classic rock songs.

bruce springsteen album cover born in the usa

Anyone who was born and raised in New Jersey (or anywhere really) knows of Bruce Springsteen, whether or not they like him is a whole other situation. I hope that his hundreds of classic rock songs and famous high energy performances, even in his sixties he can put on better concerts than people half his age, are at least recognizable to people of all ages. Love him or hate him (I identify with the former) you have to admit that some of his songs and interviews have inspirational quotes and lyrics.

Keep Reading...Show less

New England Summers Are The BEST Summers

Why you should spend your next summer in New England.

Marconi Beach

Three years ago, I chose to attend college in Philadelphia, approximately 360 miles away from my small town in New Hampshire. I have learned many valuable lessons away from home, and have thoroughly enjoyed my time spent in Pennsylvania. One thing that my experience has taught me, however, is that it is absolutely impossible to beat a New England summer.

Keep Reading...Show less

Fibonacci Sequence Examples: 7 Beautiful Instances In Nature

Nature is beautiful (and so is math). The last one will blow your mind.

illustration of the fibonacci sequence

Yes, the math major is doing a math-related post. What are the odds? I'll have to calculate it later. Many people have probably learned about the Fibonacci sequence in their high school math classes. However, I thought I would just refresh everyone's memories and show how math can be beautiful and apply to physical things everywhere around us with stunning examples.

Keep Reading...Show less

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Facebook Comments