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At a Glance

Unique Spaces

  • With striking architecture and a vast selection of gallery spaces, you and your guests will have a unique opportunity to celebrate among millions of collection items or simply be immersed in the stunning natural surrounds.

World-class Catering

  • The expert caterers from Restaurant Associates offer a flexible and creative range of menu options to delight the senses.

Infinite Options

  • From lavish wedding receptions to intimate wedding ceremonies, the possibilities are endless at Treetops at Melbourne Museum.


Melbourne Museum:

  • Treetops - 80 seated guests | 180 cocktail

  • Treetops with Te Pasifika - 100 seated guests | 300  cocktail

  • Birrarung - 200 seated guests | 450 cocktail

  • Melbourne Gallery - 150 seated guests | 350 cocktail

  • Main Foyer and Walk - 550 seated guests | 2000 cocktail

  • Science and Life Gallery - 50 seated guests | 300 cocktail

  • North Terrace - 200 ceremony

  • Kalaya - 150  ceremony

Weddings at Treetops


Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, adjacent to the outdoor North Terrace and overlooking the treetops of the stunning Carlton Gardens, this purpose-designed function space is a favoured space for exclusive wedding receptions.


Dinosaur Walk

Housed with floor-to-ceiling dinosaur skeletons, give your guests a truly unique wedding experience and take a journey through the galleries during your cocktail or dinner event.


The Melbourne Story

Showcased in Melbourne Gallery and reveals Melbourne’s unique and changing tale.


Treat your guests to a private viewing of more than 1200 objects from Museum Victoria’s collection, including Melbourne Museum’s most popular object, Phar Lap.


Melbourne Gallery is a perfect, unique space to hold your pre-dinner drinks or even reception.



Set within Bunjilaka, a living cultural centre made up of several key gallery spaces for Victoria's Indigenous community. It is no accident that the space curves like a river, as Birrarung is the Boonwurrung and Woi wurrung name for Yarra River. Birrarung has a hand-carved zinc wall and leads via double doors to an outdoor area known as Milarri Garden. Birrarung provides the perfect opportunity for guests to enjoy both a contemporary indoor venue and outdoor gardens.


Main Foyer & Walk

Set in front of the misty fern gully and waterfall of Melbourne Museum's living Forest Gallery, the Main Foyer and Walk is an architecturally designed contemporary space. Ideal for large wedding receptions or pre-dinner drinks, the Main Foyer and Walk has a beautiful openness about it and will give your guests a unique museum experience once walking through the doors.


Touring Hall Foyer

With angled steel columns and soaring glass walls, this space boats an abundance of natural light and has access to a private outdoor courtyard.


The Touring Hall Foyer and Courtyard is an ideal setting for pre-dinner drinks or even reception.


Give us a call now and let's discuss your wedding plans or get your obligation free quote today and we'll get in touch with you within 24 hrs!

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Carlton Gardens 11 Nicholson St Carlton Victoria

Treetops Wedding Venue

Your happily ever after begins at Treetops at Melbourne Museum when your wedding celebrations take place in one of our unique spaces.

Carlton Gardens 11 Nicholson St Carlton Victoria

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