The only large diorama at the Australian Museum and the oldest natural history diorama in Australia shows seabirds nesting on the Admiralty Islets at Lord Howe Island. Find out more and watch our conservation team at work.
Why the diorama is still important.
Watch the Materials Conservation team perform stages of this amazing project.
From our Archives.
The Museum's island connection goes back to the 1880s.
Lord Howe Island diorama project
Historic images of Lord Howe Island field trips
WiFi is available throughout the Museum
All our phone, email and other contact details.
Become a Member for free admission, Explore magazine subscription and more.
Subscribe to our newsletters for the latest events, offers and information.