Contact us

Phone: +61 3 8534 3600

Street address

We are located at 26 Alma Rd St Kilda VIC 3182, a two-minute walk from tram stop 32 on St Kilda Rd (Routes 3 or 67). Please send all mail to PO Box 117, St Kilda VIC 3182.

Opening hours

The Museum is open:
Tuesday–Friday: 10am–5pm
Sunday: 10am–5pm

COVID-Safe Policies
We are excited to be able to welcome you back to the Jewish Museum of Australia. To ensure the health and safety of our visitors, team and volunteers, we have made a number of important changes that reflect COVID-safe practices as required and recommended by government regulation.

Please click here to see our COVID-Safe Visitor Protocols.

To make your visit as safe and enjoyable as possible, we have also introduced timed entry tickets to MIRKA. If you wish to visit only our permanent galleries, you are welcome to come any time.

We thank you for your continued support and look forward to seeing you at the Museum soon.

The Museum is open on the following 2021 public holidays:
Friday 2 April – Good Friday
Tuesday 2 November – Melbourne Cup Day
Sunday 26 December – Boxing Day

The Museum is closed on the following 2021 Jewish holy days:
Sunday 28 March – First Day Pesach
Monday 29 March – Second Day Pesach
Sunday 4 April – Eighth Day Pesach
Monday 10 May – Yom Yerushalayim
Monday 17 May – First Day Shavuot
Tuesday 18 May – Second Day Shavuot
Tuesday 7 September – First Day Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday 8 September – Second Day Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday 15 September – Erev Yom Kippur (Museum closes at 1pm)
Thursday 16 September – Yom Kippur
Monday 20 September – Erev Sukkot (Museum closes at 1pm)
Tuesday 21 September – First Day Sukkot
Wednesday 22 September – Second Day Sukkot
Tuesday 28 September – Shemini Atzeret
Wednesday 29 September – Simchat Torah


Mobility users are able to access the Museum via rear entrance (step-free) if required. Please ring ahead to confirm. The Museum is located on the first level, accessible via lift and wheelchair accessible toilet facilities.