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Italian Museum and Historical Society

199 Faraday Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9349 9000
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Museo Italiano Melbourne

This is an impressive museum that covers an important part of Australia's history - Italian... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Eleanor M
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Benalla, Australia
EYE OPENING EXPERIENCE!!!

Came here on a grade 6 school excursion and found it very interesting and extremely educational... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2015
November1979
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Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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3 Mar 2017
“Museo Italiano Melbourne”
15 Aug 2015
“EYE OPENING EXPERIENCE!!!”
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199 Faraday Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Lygon Street
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+61 3 9349 9000
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is an impressive museum that covers an important part of Australia's history - Italian immigration. It is quite small but it is full of interesting facts, memorabilia and other items. We spent at least an hour there. I was particularly impressed with the Chronological...More

Thank Eleanor M
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Came here on a grade 6 school excursion and found it very interesting and extremely educational. All my grandparents, father and many other family members migrated here from Italy....This was an absolute eye opener and I found it very emotional to be there. Especially loved...More

Thank November1979
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Great photos and memorabilia of early italian immigrants to Australia. Went to a book launch here. Venue brilliant.

Thank BettyM16
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

Small museum that show how and when the Italian people went here in Australia, how the lived and what they did

Thank Dario Ny G
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