National Sports Museum, Melbourne

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Located in the Melbourne Cricket Ground, one of Australia’s most notable sporting shrines, National Sports Museum plays an important role in documenting sports in a country often obsessed with such pursuits. Founded in 1986, the museum boasts exhibits focused on cricket, soccer, rugby, basketball, and Australian rules football, as well as the Australian Sports Hall of Fame and the Australian Racing Museum. Plan your visit to National Sports Museum and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Melbourne attractions website .
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  • An amazing collection of sport history and interaction activities to take part in. If you have time, then add the MSG tour to the list, the volunteers knowledge and history adds to a great day out.  more »
  • Melbourne Olympics (1956) & Sydney (2000) Aussie Rules, Netball, Cricket, Rugby League, Horse Racing........ how many other sports do you want to know about?!?  more »
  • The volunteers at the G are the jewels in the legendary stadium, the the National sports Museum is a hidden jewel in the stadium. The place is an Aussie sports lovers dream. We spent hours there. It's...  more »
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  • So much amazing stuff to see. I will have to go back. And all of the staff were amazing. Wally in the cricket Museum was awesome. So many tales to tell. The interactive stuff downstairs was also very engaging. Keep up the terrific work. Melbourne should be proud.
  • It has amazing information and cool experiences to go through. I would recommend it to anyone.
  • Fun interactive museum with lovely staff, would 100% recommend to any sport loving visitors
  • Old memerobilia ...... Very informative and nicely done place.
  • Great museum with some great displays across all of Australian sport.

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