Learning the incredible history of indigenous Australians
Rare & unique historical objects dating back 50,000 years
Stunning architecture & colourful ceilings of the museum
Gaining insight into Australia's first peoples through storey
Understanding the Torres Strait Islanders' spirituality
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided First Australians museum tour
Live tour commentary provided in English
The listed price does not include a parking fee, payable at the time of arrival to the Museum car park.
Food and drinks
Know Before You Book
Children 4 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
The museum's opening hours are from 9 AM to 5 PM daily, except Christmas day.
What you can expect
Visit the National Museum of Australia and experience the First of Australian living culture.
FIRST AUSTRALIANS TOUR Tour time 3pm daily. 1 hour duration. This tour provides an insight into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples' history, cultures, spirituality and connections to country, with a focus on the First Australians gallery. Guided tours in languages other than English are available by request.
The National Museum of Australia is the place to get to know the real, the treasured, the surprising and the inspirational objects from Australian history. It is a place that celebrates Australia’s people and culture of storytelling.
See some of the nation’s most popular and important objects all in one place: from Phar Lap’s heart and the Holden Prototype No.1 to bark paintings and ochre used by Aboriginal artists over 50,000 years ago.