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National Sports Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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National Sports Museum General Entry Ticket with Optional Melbourne Cricket Ground Tour
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National Sports Museum General Entry Ticket with Optional Melbourne Cricket Ground Tour
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Located at the MCG, the National Sports Museum presents world-class exhibitions of significant sporting artefacts. The museum houses the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum, Sport Australia Hall of Fame, Australian Cricket Hall of Fame...more
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Brunton Ave, Jolimont | Melbourne Cricket Club, Melbourne, Victoria 8002, Australia
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All reviews shane warne mcg tour interactive section sporting history australian sport interactive games hall of fame olympic section aussie rules all ages couple of hours great for kids could spend hours few hours great sporting melbourne cricket ground whole family
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here with my American boyfriend who sports crazy. It is well laid out and there are many interactive exhibits, good for teenagers. However, it is really of most interest to Australian visitors who remember some history or have a current interest in local...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DenverJanine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is a great afternoon out. The displays are varied and the memorabilia and artefacts are fantastic to look at and explore. The museum covers a lot of sports in depth and I particularly enjoyed the AFL displays. The best part about the museum...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mancunianabroad90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrific collection of memorabilia and gear from various athletes and olympics and sports. Absolutely loved it and well worth it. Tour the MCG on a non-game day and get in to the museum as well as the changerooms and players’ areas. If you go to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bravomoon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the museum when a friend visted from Sydney. Great value and great for 'kids' of all ages!! Make sure you allow yourself plenty of time as you can spend ages with the interactive parts of the museum and find out how competitive you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kym B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Get a dual ticket with the MCG tour - many interesting stories and exhibits from Australian and international sports. Some good interactive exhibits as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

This morning we visited the MCG and did the guided tour and then spent over three hours looking at all the historical things in the museum The museum is very well set up and covers most sports. The Olympic section is great, there is a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank roy v
Reviewed November 29, 2018

if you happen to be in melbourne and do the MCG tour combine it with this great fun historically and interactive sessions

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Firdos B
Reviewed November 28, 2018

What a fabulous museum. I had been wanting to come here for awhile, but never knew how great it was. There's massive sections on AFL, cricket, Horse Racing, Commonwealth games and Olympics and also many sections of all Australian Sport. So many outfits athletes have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Samantha F
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Great tour for any sports nut. My tour guide had a wealth of knowledge on the history of the ground and stories yo uhhh only gain with 50 years of being a member of the ground. The museum is full of every thing sport with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Matty P
Reviewed November 19, 2018

A really interesting and fun museum, everyting is beautifully displayed. Lots of sports included, Olympics and a great cricket section

Date of experience: November 2018
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jjjad1281030
Sacramento, CA
Consec days GOR & Phillip Island bus tours OR which one? (5 Replies)
Hi, Please give your recommendations on my itinerary. Family of 4 with 2 boys (9 & 11). Coming from California. Day 1 (Mon): Tour Melbourne City (MCG/National Sports Museum, Old Melbourne Gaol, Old Federation Square, Parliament House, Southbank) Day 2: Queen Victoria Market and Phillip Island Bus Tour Day 3: GOR bus tour Am I missing any "absolutey must do" since this will probably be our only trip in our lives to Melbourne? What are your thoughts for doing 2 "consecutive days" of bus...More
January 21, 2010|
Response fromkenish|
We used A Tour With A Difference to see GOR. It was my 16yo son and me. I recommend them highly; they use smaller buses (about 15 passenger) and make frequent stops to sightsee, have a snack, etc. At one stop we got to walk around and see koalas and very inquisitive parrots in the wild. They also have hikes at Otway Rainforest, Loch Ard Gorge, and 12 Apostles. Unlike the huge buses, ATWAD spends enough time at each stop so you can walk down to the beach from the bluffs instead of a quick...More
Andy B
Harlow, United Kingdom
Month long trip to Melbourne planned for April 2016. (23 Replies)
We are in the early stages of planning a month long trip to Melbourne in April 2016. 'We' are a couple in our mid-fifties in good health and reasonable level of fitness. Our main interests revolve around museums/ galleries, architecture, the great outdoors. We aren’t interested in shopping or fine dining. We have travelled fairly extensively in Australia during two previous month-long visits, but mainly in the West, North and north-east of the continent. The main reason behind the timing...More
May 29, 2015|
Response fromNeville M|
Hi Andy. I'll leave most of the advice for others but for accommodation you should seriously consider air b and b. There are some whole apartments that are an absolute bargain for a long stay. Some under $100 a night. You might even enjoy staying with a local host. Get into a neighbourhood near the city and feel more like a local, St Kilda, Fitzroy, Richmond, Sth Yarra etc. That'll also be easier for parking if you have a car for a few days. Have a great trip! ...More