The Joy of Museums

Finding Beauty & Meaning in Museums

Historical Objects and Exhibits of the Immigration Museum, Melbourne

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The Immigration Museum, Melbourne, is a museum focused on Australia’s immigration history. It is located in the Old Customs House with its notable piece of Renaissance Revival architecture.

Among the many exhibits and historical objects in the Immigration Museum, Melbourne the following are some of the highlights:


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