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Art enthusiasts often find Melbourne’s cultural and art scene very fascinating. This is probably because the city’s vibrant cultural scene offers a range of top-class galleries, cutting-edge performance art centres and high-end museums.

While in Melbourne, stop by the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI). This unique galley, set among Melbourne’s bustling business district, offers visitors a chance to immerse themselves in movie-themed stories.

ACMI Melbourne Cinema, Federation Square Opening Hours

At the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, you’ll find a unique world with a story and movie-themed exhibitions. You will see real movie costumes, digital exhibits, and popular characters from television. ACMI features some of the best and most popular movie-themed exhibits in the world.

The institute also features a range of specialist programs for seniors, kids and art lovers. In addition, ACMI is also home to Melbourne’s most renowned film festivals and events.

Visitors are welcome to explore this unique gallery; featuring the world’s largest screen gallery with hundreds of unique and astonishing exhibits. Guests can watch some movie clips, quality films, and on-screen exhibitions. Furthermore, the institute also hosts a range of lively discussions with several popular film personalities and television stars.

Lonely Planet listed the Australian Centre For The Moving Image in the list of the world’s top five experiences. If you’re in Melbourne, then don’t miss visiting this unique venue. Also, stop by ACMI’s onsite store to browse through unique souvenirs and art pieces.

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