Australian Museum Mobile Apps

We've produced a wonderful collection of mobile apps over the years, from field guides to games, with more to come in future.

Australian Museum App

Australian Museum Mobile App

Learn about Australia’s unique natural history in the Australian Museum App. Take a self-guided tour, discover the stories behind an object or specimen on display and see what's on at the Museum.
Download/Learn more: iOS or Android

Spiders - Alive & Deadly

Spiders - Alive & Deadly Mobile App

Spiders – Alive & Deadly app complements the Australian Museum’s major new exhibition. Using Augmented Reality (AR) technologies, you can scan the exhibition's specially designed posters, outdoor markers, postcards and tokens to bring spiders to life in your environment.

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Download: iOS or Android

Xmas Beetle ID Guide

Spiders - Alive & Deadly Mobile App

Discover the wonderful diversity of Australia's most famous beetles with Australian Museum's identification guide app - Xmas Beetle ID Guide!

Browse the comprehensive catalogue of Christmas Beetles, including photos, maps and more! Collect the beetles you find and identify by adding them to your digital collection, and learn more about beetle anatomy and taxonomy with our illustrated glossaries.
Download: iOS or Android

Field Guide to NSW Fauna

NSW Field Guide Mobile App

A valuable tool for anyone with an interest in wildlife. Use it in urban, bush and coastal environments to learn more about the animals around you.
Download/Learn more: iOS or Android

The Art of Science

Art of Science Mobile App

Explore over 100 paintings of butterflies and moths by Harriet and Helena Scott, colonial Sydney’s most famous natural history artists and see the latest scientific data.
Download/Learn more: iOS or Android

Tyrannosaurs PhotoBomb

PhotoBomb Tyrannosaurs Mobile App

Produced to showcase the Tyrannosaurs in our exhibition with an online audience, this app lets you take a photo and add your favourite dinosaur to be in the picture with you.
Download/Learn more: iOS or Android


Tyrannosaurs Game

Play the game. Hatch your dinosaur eggs and collect them all. Hunt for clues and reveal the secrets behind these formidable dinosaurs.
Download/Learn more: iOS or Android

Frogs Fields Guide

Frogs Field Guide Mobile App

Discover the wonderful and fascinating world of Australian frogs. Browse comprehensive information about frogs, including photographs and calls.
Download/Learn more: iOS or Android

Ms Jen Cork , Senior Digital Producer
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