Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne

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#1 of 7 in Childrens Museums in Victoria
Featuring interactive exhibits, large-scale projections, computer animations, and digital media, Australian Centre for the Moving Image offers a detailed look at contemporary and historic screen-based Australian art. Located on the iconic Federation Square, this modern gallery is dedicated to the moving image in all forms. The center includes two state-of-the-art movie theaters, where you can attend regular screenings of restored classic films and new releases. You can also time your visit programs such as film festivals, exclusive screenings of independent movies, and budget movie presentations aimed at families with small kids. Make sure to drop by the site's store, located on the entry level, where you can purchase books, DVDs, toys, and souvenirs. Make Australian Centre for the Moving Image part of your personalized Melbourne itinerary using our Melbourne online route maker .
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  • We spent over an hour and did not see it all. There are many small exhibits explaining the history of film and TV. There are also hands on exhibits on computer games and virtual reality. There was a f...  more »
  • ACMI is a wonderful place to visit in Melbourne. Its brilliant exhibitions about film making, film makers and film making history are great. Perhaps what is most interesting, for a millennial, would b...  more »
  • Really enjoyed the exhibition with my adult daughters. Wouldn’t recommend it for young children but my granddaughter 11 would love it. Great seeing the story though the years, the drawings and the obv...  more »
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