Tertiary and TasTAFE

Closure due to COVID-19

Please note, TMAG has carefully considered the advice of the Tasmanian and Australian Government Departments of Health regarding COVID-19, and is currently closed to the public. No programs, events, talks or tours are currently taking place.

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Guided Programs

This year TMAG’s education staff will be hard at work developing the exciting new long term interactive Children’s Exhibition, opening in 2021, so we are offering a focused, highlights Learning Program for terms 1 and 2. Information on programs for terms 3 and 4 will be available in term 2. Any enquiries please get in touch.  These guided programs are delivered by TMAG's education specialists.

Bookings are essential for all guided programs. Further information is available through the Bookings page. Please note that exhibition and program dates may change without notice.

To ensure all groups have the opportunity to access TMAG’s guided programs, TMAG asks institutions to limit their bookings to no more than two guided programs per group, per week.

Major Exhibition Programs

General Museum

Aboriginal

Live Virtual Tours

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Aboriginal Programs

Introductory Tour of ningina tunapri
This program introduces students to the ningina tunapri Tasmanian Aboriginal gallery. The tour highlights key stories and objects and includes a hands-on component. Note: During Term 1 this program will also include a visit to West: Out on the Edge exhibition.

Duration: 1 hour
Suitable for all ages
Available Terms 1, 2, 3 and 4 
Program available Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Introductory Tour of Our land: Parrawa, Parrawa! Go away!
Dealing with the European invasion of lutruwita (Tasmania) and the Black War between 1823 and 1831, this program looks at 'first contact' from both sides of this difficult story.

Duration: 1 hour
Suitable for all ages
Available Terms 1, 2, 3 and 4 
Program available Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

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Booking Information

All visits to TMAG require booking a minimum of two weeks prior to your visit. Alternative dates and times may need to be considered. All visits are free unless otherwise indicated.

Make a booking enquiry

Please note that exhibition and program dates may change without notice.