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Regular visitors will notice that we have made changes to our operations to ensure the health and safety of visitors, staff and volunteers.

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Napier Waller Art Prize

This online exhibition presents finalists in the 2020 Napier Waller Art Prize and those entries awarded ‘highly commended’ by the judging panel.


Museum At Home

Explore our Museum At Home hub to discover stories about our nation’s servicemen and servicewomen and the Australian experience of war.

Featured articles

  1. The Apple Orchard

    On 22 October 1950, the men of the 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR) fought their first battle in Korea in an apple orchard north of Pyongyang.

  2. Australian War Memorial Digitisation project – Seeking copyright holders

    If are you are a copyright holder, a relation or a descendant of the people named, please contact Digitised Collections

  3. “… the direction is inevitable”

    Ethiopia is an often overlooked theatre of the Second World War. Fascist Italy invaded Ethiopia from Eritrea and Italian Somalia in October 1935.

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