Cable tram, Sydney Road, Brunswick, c1900. Photo: Melbourne Tram Museum.

Melbourne Tram Museum currently closed
due to COVID-19 coronavirus

Coronavirus update

We hope to welcome you back to the Museum very soon, but until then our website has loads of tram-related content that is always accessible even if the Museum is closed, including:

Preserving Melbourne’s tramway heritage

Since 1885, Melbourne has been one of the world’s great tramway cities. Explore the history of trams and the contribution they have made to the place where we live, in the most authentic tramway museum in Australia: the heritage-listed Hawthorn Tram Depot.

Transporting Art

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