Museum of Chinese Australian History Inc., Melbourne

4.3
#11 of 45 in Museums in Melbourne
Located in the heart of Melbourne’s Chinatown, Museum of Chinese Australian History Inc.’s five floors showcase the heritage and culture of Australia’s Chinese community. The purpose is to operate a museum, to promote and preserve Chinese culture and history, especially of Australian-Chinese history in Australia. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Museum of Chinese Australian History Inc. and many more Melbourne attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Melbourne trip planner .
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  • Chinatown in Chinese is called "Han Ren Jie," or "Street of the Men of Han." The Han Dynasty (206BC - 220AD) was one of the great dynasties. The new exhibition traces the history of he Han Dynasty. Th...  more »
  • We thought we would just pop in for a quick visit and spent 3.5 hours here. This is a hidden gem in Melbourne and should be visited by anyone who enjoys finding out about the history of a people and t...  more »
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  • A beautiful museum that we stumbled across by accident! I'm so glad to have have found it. It houses a very interesting and informative collection showing the history behind Chinese Australians and their journey to Australia and more. Not to mention a giant dragon used at Chinese new Years parades! The staff there were really friendly and knowledgeable to talk to. Overall, it's worth the visit when in Chinatown!
  • I was surprised when I discovered the Chinese Museum down a little Lane off of Chinatown. When I did get a chance to go back I really enjoyed reading all the information and stories. Would like to see more things happening out of there, workshops, performances, activities for the younger generation would be great.
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