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 March 2018 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.


Discovery Day

The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery is a world of discovery!

Our new Sunday Discovery Days are perfect for families of all ages – join us this time to explore the curious business of collecting. Meet fascinating people, share knowledge and experiences, ask questions and get hands-on with printmaking and Antarctic technology.

Date: Sunday 18 March 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Free entry, all ages welcome

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

Date: Sunday 1 April 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Centre for Learning and Discovery Studio

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


TMAG Children's Festival 2018

TMAG will once again turn itself over to our younger visitors with a range of special events, displays, performances, programs and activities for and by children.

At the festival this year we’re inviting visitors to CREATE – create through art, science, sound and movement, create connections, and best of all, create memories.

Dates: Tuesday 17 - Sunday 22 April 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Free event, all welcome!

Download a program


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 February - April 2018 program


For further information about TMAG events, follow our social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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