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
Free exhibition talks and tours. For daily listings, check our events calendar here.
To view the October 2017 program, click here. For the November 2017 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.

Settlement Secrets
Go on a theatrical journey through TMAG's buildings, which are the earliest still existing from the first European settlement of Hobart. Run by AntipoDean Entertainment, the tours take place from Tuesday - Friday at 11:30 am and 2:00 pm, and tickets cost $20 adults, $15 children, $60 families (2 adults, 4 children) and under 4s are free. For more information and to check availability and book, visit the website.


Frog ID Tasmanian Launch

Join us for the Tasmanian launch of Frog ID, Australia's first national frog count. The Australian Museum’s Dr Jodi Rowley will discuss the project and give free talk all about Australia’s fascinating frogs. You can find out more about Frog ID in our news story.

Date: Wednesday 29 November 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Central Gallery

Click here to RSVP


Family Day

Join us for a very special Family Day this December as we celebrate the opening of our exciting new exhibition The Remarkable Tasmanian Devil. There’ll be plenty of free activities and entertainment for all ages, plus the chance to be amongst the first to experience TMAG’s summer exhibition.

Date: Sunday 10 December 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Free, no bookings required

Download a program of events



Join TMAG's dedicated Art Guides for a lively program of artist demonstrations, talks and practical workshops.

Date: Sunday 3 December 2017
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Centre for Learning and Discovery Studio

No bookings required, however be early to secure a place.


Talks at TMAG

The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery is proud to host an ongoing series of free evening and lunchtime talks and lectures to enhance your intellectual life, spark your curiosity and enliven your mind. These are presented on-site at TMAG by a range of leading organisations.

Download the November - December 2017 program


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For more great arts experiences in and around Hobart, visit the Tasmanian Arts Guide.