Tours of the Memorial connect visitors with the powerful stories of courage, devotion, and mateship told through our collection. 

There are various tour options for groups and individuals specifically designed to help enhance your understanding of the exhibits and stories we hold.

Tours

Guided Discovery Tour

This unique tour is hosted by our knowledgeable guides, accompanied with special headsets for all participants. Your guide will provide an engaging and exclusive tour of our collection items, through the Commemorative Area, First World War galleries, Second World War galleries, or Conflicts 1945 to Today galleries.

Cost: $15 per person
Duration: 1hr
Numbers: Up to 100 (minimum cost $150)
                  Maximum group size of 20

Please email tours@awm.gov.au to book your experience.

Guided tour

Highlights Audio Tour

Visiting with friends, family, or on your own? This immersive self-paced audio tour covers selected highlights from our collection. Take your time to interact with the featured exhibits and explore nearby items of interest.

Cost: $10 per person (family discount available)
Duration: 1–1.5hrs
Available languages: English, Mandarin, Hindi, and Auslan (Australian Sign Language video translation)

Audio devices are available from the Information Desk in the Orientation Gallery. No bookings are required.

Booklet

Gallery Guide Booklet

This self-guiding book option introduces visitors to iconic collection items in each of the galleries and sculptures in the beautiful grounds of the Memorial. The booklet includes a map and collection item descriptions to help you navigate your way through exhibition spaces.

Cost: $5
Available languages: English and simplified Chinese.

Audio devices are available from the Information Desk in the Orientation Gallery. No bookings are required.

Free daily public tours

All tours start from the Memorial's Orientation Gallery and are run by our wonderful volunteers.

Please note: there can sometimes be last minutes changes and cancellations.

Start time Tour length Type of tour
10 am 90 minutes All galleries: highlights
10.30 am 90 minutes All galleries: highlights
10:45 am. 60 minutes First World War galleries: First World War
11 am 90 minutes All galleries: highlights
11.15 am 60 minutes Post 1945 Conflicts galleries: Korea to Current Conflicts
11.30 am 90 minutes All galleries: highlights
12 pm 60 minutes Second World War galleries: Second World War
12.30 pm 90 minutes All galleries: highlights
1.30 pm 90 minutes All galleries: highlights
2 pm 60 minutes First World War galleries: First World War
2.30 pm 90 minutes All galleries: highlights
3 pm 90 minutes All galleries: highlights

Large groups

Please email tours@awm.gov.au if you wish to bring a large group to the Memorial.

School groups

See our school programs page to make a booking for a school group.

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