Free tours run for approximately 40 minutes and are provided Wednesday to Sunday.

Tour times are subject to change and availability and can be checked by phoning (03) 6165 7000

11:00 am Exhibition talks and tours.
For daily listings, check our events calendar here.
To view the January 2015 program, click here. For the February 2015 program, click here.

1:00 pm Highlights tour of our Welcome Garden, historic Commissariat Complex and the Bond Store exhibitions.

2:00 pm Highlights tour of the treasures of the Central and Henry Hunter galleries.

Guided tours for clubs, tourist groups or other organisations please click here.


Artist in Residence

This January TMAG will welcome contemporary Tasmanian artist Selena de Carvalho as its artist in residence. Selena will work with visitors throughout the month to develop the next phase of her exciting project ‘The Evolutionary Straitjacket’. Read more about what she's got planned here

Date: Tuesday, 6 January - Sunday, 1 February 2015
Suitable for all ages

To download a program of events, click here.



Join TMAG's dedicated Art Guides for a lively program of artist demonstrations, talks and practical workshops. This month, Liz van Omen and Lynne Beck are leading 'Drawing is Fun', which will involve exploratory drawing from taxidermy specimens using a variety of dry materials and experimenting with sequential and layered approaches.

Date: Sunday, 1 February 2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Argyle Gallery 1

Materials provided. 


Family Day


Family Day at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) has something in store for all ages. Come explore the wonders of the museum and enjoy free entertainment and activities. 

Date:  Sunday, 22 February 2015
Suitable for all ages
Time:  11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Program of events coming soon! 


For further information about TMAG events, please visit our Maps and downloads page.

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