National Museum of Australia
The National Museum of Australia combines cutting-edge exhibit techniques, new media technologies and live performances within dynamic architectural and landscape spaces to create a unique visitor experience. The new museum addresses the diversity of Australian society and the relationship between people and the environment. It celebrates the achievement of the nation and what it means to be Australian.
A sophisticated media and communications center provides the museum with the ability to exchange information with schools, museums, and institutions around the world. This innovative use of technology changes the standards of information accessibility and collaboration for museums in the21st Century.
The museum opened in March 2001 in recognition of Australia’s Centenary of Federation.
Size: 55,000 sf.