Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne

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Movie Theater
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. Arrange your visit to Australian Centre for the Moving Image and discover more family-friendly attractions in Melbourne using our Melbourne trip itinerary maker.
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  • we dropped by on a rainy day and had a fun time in the exhibit about movies, TV and its history in Aussie. there were exhibits about video games from Space Invaders to Minecraft, not our scene but the...  more »
  • Spent a couple of hours here - teenagers were of course fascinated by the computer game section and interactive displays. I enjoyed the various displays presented in a variety of formats about Austral...  more »
  • There is a huge amount in a small space with history, interactive screens, movie clips, games and more. It is easy to spend several hours there exploring it all. Best of all it is free and free tours ...  more »