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National Sports Museum

Brunton Ave, Jolimont | Melbourne Cricket Club, Melbourne, Victoria 8002, Australia
+61 3 9657 8879
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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, Australian Football Hall of Fame, Champions - Thoroughbred Racing Gallery and temporary exhibition areas addressing the sporting issues and events of the day. Interactive and audiovisual displays enhance the visitor experience. The National Sports Museum also manages the MCG Tours. This is a vibrant, exciting and attractive mix of sporting information, cultural heritage, and interactive entertainment. The National Sports Museum serves the MCG's match-day patronage, as well as catering for families, schools, seniors and tourist groups, seven days weekly.
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Brunton Ave, Jolimont | Melbourne Cricket Club, Melbourne, Victoria 8002, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an excellent way to spend a few hours looking at a great collection of sporting memorabilia as well as watching some great videos of sportsmen like James Hird and Shane Warne talking about their lives. The interactive section was fantastic where you can...More

Thank Leanne A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As mentioned in my MCG visit this place is a goldmine. Even though some of the sports are not of my choosing the activity section where you can try out different sports is amazing. For anyone with kids on a wet day in Melbourne, and...More

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I was enthralled for hours looking at the history of the MCG, Olympics memorabilia, AFL hall of fame and much more. We presented and with a self guided tour headset made for easy navigation around the museum. The interactive section was fun for an over...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

As I walked through all parts of the venue I found I was revisiting sporing memories of many decades ago...not just the sporting times but also parts of my own life. Listening to "the Don" batting for Australia on ABC country radio sitting by a...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Good museum which shows off Australia's great love of sport. Lots of Olympic games memorabilia. The Melbourne Cricket Ground was the home of the 1956 Olympic Games. Do a tour of the MCG whilst your here. If you're lucky your tour guide could be Alan...More

Thank maryberlangieri
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We visited before a game of footy and it was okay, I wouldn't make a special trip here but to pass the time with the kids when they get bored at a footy match its a great idea!

Thank AINOZ
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Although we are not big sporting fans, we appreciated and enjoyed the Museum after a tour of the MCG. There is so much to see: baggy green caps, Cathy Freeman's Olympics running suit, amazing hologram meeting with Shane Warne; to name a few. The highlight...More

Thank SunnyHill2
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Brilliant museum which provides an historic look back at all sports, with the main sections being the history of the MCG, Australian achievements in the Olympics, rugby (league and union), cricket and a big section on Aussie Rules. Very interesting throughout (even my wife, who...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This museum is amazing, and a great adjunct to the MCG tour. I spent an hour here, but could have spent a day. Heavily focused on traditional Victorian sports of cricket and AFL, but with a brilliant homage to the Olympics of 1956, and extensive...More

Thank BulaHoneymooner
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We did this tour included with our MCG tour and so glad we did. It was an amazing tour with a lot of the greats dating a very long way back loved this tour and would recommend it

Thank julie m
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