Opening hours

Sunday - Friday
12.00pm – 4.00pm


The Grainger Museum is closed on public and University Holidays.

The Grainger Museum will close for the Christmas holidays from 21 December 2019 to 12 January 2020. It will reopen according to its usual hours on Monday 13 January 2020.


General admission

General admission is free.

The Grainger Museum occasionally hosts ticketed events and concerts, view our calendar here.

A cartoon map of Melbourne streets and key landmarks, identifying the path from Flinders St Station to the Grainger Museum

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Getting here


Grainger Museum
Gate 13, Royal Parade
Parkville, Melbourne

Public transport from the city

Catch the no. 19 tram along Elizabeth Street/Royal Parade and alight at stop 11.

For more information on public transport, check PTV.


Limited street parking is available on Royal Parade, directly out the front of the museum.


Bicycle lock racks are available at the rear of the Grainger Museum, and throughout the University.


The Grainger Museum is a fully accessible museum. If additional assistance is required, please contact us in advance.

The Grainger Museum is part of the University of Melbourne Library and is one of the Cultural Collections of the University of Melbourne.

The Grainger Museum is proud to be a member of Cultural Tourism Victoria (CTV) and is accredited under the Museums Australia (Victoria) Museum Accreditation Program.