We reopen 1 July

In accordance with the latest national health advice the Australian War Memorial will re-open to the public on Wednesday, 1 July. 

Your safety is our priority

We are putting additional safety measures in place to ensure the health and well-being of our visitors, staff and volunteers.

We thank you for your understanding and ask for your continued cooperation while we implement new conditions of entry.


Museum At Home

Our galleries and exhibitions are temporarily closed but we’re still telling stories about our nation’s servicemen and servicewomen and the Australian experience of war.

Featured articles

  1. The passing of a Second World War commando

    Today we acknowledge the recent passing of another Second World War veteran, WX12804 John “Jack” Trelease Hanson, who served with the 2/2nd Independent Company on Timor during 1942 and later with t

  2. Our Reconciliation Action Plan progresses to 'Innovate'

    The Australian War Memorial has begun implementing its new Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan.

  3. Do you know who this soldier is?

    The Australian War Memorial is looking for help to identify an Indigenous soldier whose photograph was found in South Australia.

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