Central Station Hotel is known for its historic location and is only a short stroll to Australia’s oldest museum – the Australian Museum. It has an international reputation for its natural historic collections and involvement of indigenous studies.
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From the Central Station Hotel to the Australian Museum
The Australian Museum is a 10-minute historic walk past the Anzac memorial from Central Station Hotel. Click here for directions.
Australian Museum – need to know
The Australian Museum was established in 1827 as Australia’s first museum and is in the heart of the city centre. The museum features permanent exhibitions which include the dinosaur exhibit and a gallery of indigenous tools and artworks. The museum also showcases exclusive temporary exhibitions as well as tours and weekly family activities – free for kids under 16!
- Spiders – Alive & Deadly – until July 16, 2017
- British Columbia: First Nations Art from the Kwa-Guilth – until June 29, 2017
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The Australian Museum is open every day from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm except for Christmas Day.
- Adult: $15
- Concession: $8
- Children under 16 years: FREE
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