The Hellenic MuseumCurrently Open [Closes at 04:00 pm]
- Address: 280 William St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
- Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Phone: +61-386159016
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museum, History Museum, Entertainment, Performance, Theatre, Concert, Family And Kids
The Hellenic Museum - Review
As the name suggests, the Hellenic museum in Melbourne is dedicated to the display of Hellenic collection that includes the Greek Treasures Across the Millennia from the iconic Benaki Museum, Athens. Housed in the historic Former Royal Mint building, this museum offers you a journey into the Greek history, from Classical, to Byzantine, Post-Byzantine, and Neo-Hellenic, through 8,000 years of Greek civilisation including the original gold vault. This ever engaging museum attracts visitors with popular Summer Cinema program, theatre, live music, and lectures. Visit it for a historical journey through the ancient world of Greece.
The Hellenic Museum Information
- This place is disabled friendly.
The Hellenic Museum Ticket Prices
- Concession: $5.00
- Children age of five and under is free.
The Hellenic Museum Opening and Closing Hours
- The Museum is closed on all public holidays in 2016, except for Labour Day.
How To reach The Hellenic Museum by Public Transport
- By Tram: The William Street tram (24) and Latrobe Street trams (86, 35) travel past the Hellenic Museum. Alight at the Flagstaff Gardens stop.
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Things to Know Before Visiting The Hellenic Museum
2.53% of people who visit Melbourne include The Hellenic Museum in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
55.98% of people start their The Hellenic Museum visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see The Hellenic Museum
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Hellenic Museum
The Hellenic Museum Map
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The Hellenic Museum, Melbourne Reviews
The Hellenic Museum has a wonderful, but very small, collection showing the highlights of Greek antiquity, ranging from 5000 year old bronze objects, statues and pottery through to manuscripts, books, weapons and traditional clothing. Well worth supporting and encouraging more acquisitions. Great place to educate today's youth about the origins of western civilisation, art, culture and politics.
Amazing little museum that I didn't know from my own town. Also a great venue use to host a party. Thay have a great space for functions at the rear of the museum.
Yes, loved it. Apart from the museum, which is housed in the old Mint, there is a rear outdoor area for small functions with excellent catering. An enclosed area and an outdoor area. I had the privilege of attending a private wedding and then a 50th birthday party. I believe there were 160 guests and there was room for plenty more. Excellent. Highly recommend this place.
The museum is pretty small and have very limited artefacts and very few from ancient Greek times. It's a peaceful place to wander and relax in. Overall, quite interesting but it's a one visit only kind of a place.
Went here Sunday the 1st of April 2018, they were closed with no notice except an a4 piece of paper on the door, very disappointed.