Museum Tours

Tours of the Harry Brookes Allen Museum will be resuming in 2019. However, we will not be offering VCE tours with worksheets due to key specimens having been moved into storage for the duration of the Metro Tunnel construction.

Maximum total of 30 people per tour.
Young people aged 15-18 are required to get parent/guardian consent.
Please specify the requirements for your visit, eg – tutorial, workshop.

Access fees





COST (inc.GST)

Other (entitled)

Tour with guide

25 visitors

Approx. 1 hour


Other (entitled)

Access (no guide)

25 visitors

1 hour


General Public & Other groups

Other groups working in or studying an anatomy/pathology related field may book a tour of the museum. Alternatively, external groups who are studying related disciplines can make a booking to use the facility without a tour guide. Accompanying tutors are welcome with these groups.


University of Melbourne
Medical Building
Cnr Grattan Street and Royal Parade
Parkville, Victoria

The museum is located on Level 3, East Wing of the Medical Building (Tri-radiate or Building 181).  The building can be entered via the main entrance on Grattan Street. The nearest tram stop is Stop 10 Royal Melbourne Hospital (Route 19), corner of Grattan Street and Royal Parade.

Opening hours

Collection is not open to the general public. Swipe card access is provided to students enrolled in Anatomy and/or Pathology.

Monday to Friday
8.30am to 5.30pm

Closed Saturdays and Sundays


Due to the emerging COVID-19 situation and policy statements from the State and Federal Government, University Museums will be closed until further notice. Thank you for your understanding as we endeavour to keep our community members safe during this uncertain time.