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 May 2017 program, click here. For the June 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.


Family Day

Come join us at TMAG for a fun day out at your museum! Free activities and entertainment for all the family on the last Sunday of the month.

Date: Sunday 28 May 2017
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Suitable for all ages

Download a program of events



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

Date: Sunday 4 June 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.    


The Art of Science: Baudin's Voyagers 1800-1804 Public Programs    

TMAG has developed a series of public programs to support the exhibition The Art of Science: Baudin's Voyagers 1800-1804, including children's activities, talks and demonstrations. Details of the upcoming schedule are listed below.    

“Every Picture Tells a Story”: Reading the Artwork of Charles-Alexandre Lesueur and Nicolas-Martin Petit
Date: Saturday 17 June 2017
Time: 11:00 am - 12 noon
Location: Central Gallery    

Download the full public program flyer here


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 May - July 2017 program


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