Julie Gough giving a talk


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.
View the September 2018 program.

1:00 pm
Highlights tour of our Welcome Garden, historic Commissariat Complex and the Bond Store exhibitions.

1:30 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 Wednesday - 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 Settlement Secrets website.


October School Holiday Program

Visit the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) in the October School Holidays to enjoy special activities that will give you a new perspective on the world around us using microscopes and cameras, and discover how to represent yourself in a portrait.

Date: 9 – 12 October 2018
Time: Drop-in activities between 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Discovery Day

Discover Dinosaurs is our final Discovery Day for 2018 so don't miss this chance to celebrate the secrets of the Dinosaurs! Discovery Days at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) provide an opportunity for families and visitors of all ages to enjoy a Sunday of interactive activities and special interest sessions.

Date: Sunday 9 December 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Full program details coming soon!


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 August - September 2018 program


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