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 October 2014 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.


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, 26 October 2014
Suitable for all ages
Time:  11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Family Days take place on the last Sunday of each month.

To download a program of events, click here.  



Run by our talented Art Guides, pARTicipate is a chance for adults to explore their artistic sides at TMAG through practical workshops, talks and artist demonstrations.

Date:  Sunday, 2 November 2014
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Location: TMAG Studio Lab, Centre for Learning and Discovery

No bookings are necessary, however places are limited so be early! 


Royal Society Lecture 

The next Royal Society Lecture will be presented by Professor Trevor McDougall, who was the 2013 winner of the Royal Society of Tasmania Medal. His lecture is titled What has the ocean got to do with climate? 

Date:  Tuesday, 4 November 2014
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Royal Society Room, Custom House administration building, 19 Davey St

For more information, please see the Royal Society's website.



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

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