Welcome

The premier Australian jazz museum and home of the largest Australian jazz collection.

Proactively collecting, archiving and disseminating Australian jazz.

Membership

Read about the many great benefits of becoming an Australian Jazz Museum member.

Make a Donation.


Watch & listen to well-known jazz people telling their stories.
Click here to visit our exhibition
Click here to visit our exhibition

Museum Tours:

Group visitors enjoy a comprehensive tour of the museum for $25 per person, including what goes on behind the scenes; light refreshments; and a live jazz performance by a jazz band (Feb thru Oct). Our minimum group size is 20 with a maximum of 30.

Full payment to accompany booking.

Members and friends are welcome to “tag along” with group tours, for the same per-head charge of $25. Call the museum for upcoming group tour dates.

Advance booking is essential.

To book a group tour, contact the office on +61 3 9800 5535 on Tuesdays between 10:00 and 3:00, or email tours@ajm.org.au


Latest News Items:

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Help Wanted:

The museum requires help from people with Jazz knowledge for 2 important roles at the Museum.
1. Help in identifying Jazz people/ Musicians in the photos we have.
2. Help is also needed to sort the collections we have at the Museum
No Computer experience is required and no long-term commitment either
If you are interested, please contact Margot Davies on 0412 826 216 or call the Museum on Tuesdays on 9800 5535


Check These Out:

Visit the Women in Jazz page of our new database.
Check out the Smacka story on our new database.
Check out the the new AJAZZ CD in our Shop.

Upcoming Events:

Apr 2024

Peter Gaudion's Blues Express – 30 April 2024 at 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

May 2024

Jazz on Sundays – 5 May 2024 at 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Jun 2024

Jazz on Sundays – 2 June 2024 at 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Jul 2024

Jazz on Sundays – 7 July 2024 at 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Aug 2024

Jazz on Sundays – 11 August 2024 at 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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1:30 PM - Jazz on Sundays
Peter Gaudion's Blues Express
30 April 2024    
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Australian Jazz Museum and the East Malvern RSL are proud to present a musical celebration to mark UNESCO International Jazz Day 2024 with Peter [...]
05 May
5 May 2024    
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
02 Jun
2 June 2024    
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Events on 30 April 2024
Peter Gaudion's Blues Express
30 Apr 24
Malvern East
Events on 5 May 2024
05 May
5 May 24
Ringwood
Events on 2 June 2024
02 Jun
2 Jun 24
Ringwood

Member gigs include only those that we have received notification about (email to info@ajm.org.au).
For full gig guides for musician members, please go to the links for each member <here>.

Current Onsite Exhibition:


Location:


Australian Jazz Museum
15 Mountain Highway
Wantirna Vic 3152
Australia

Postal:
PO Box 6007
Wantirna Mall Vic 3152

+61 3 9800 5535
Open to Visitors: Tues 10am – 3pm.

Acknowledgement of Country:

In the spirit of reconciliation the Australian Jazz Museum acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, water and community. We are on the traditional land of the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation and we pay our respect to their elders past, present and emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.

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