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 November 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.


Dinosaur rEvolution exhibition - Teacher Preview

On Tuesday, 11 December between 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm TMAG is inviting teachers to drop-in to Dinosaur rEvolution: Secrets of Survival for an exclusive free preview. You can drop-in any time between 4:00 – 5:30 pm to visit the exhibition, have a chat to TMAG staff about the Fossil Forever program and put the teacher guide into practice. A staff member from DoE will also be on-site. We know it’s a really busy time of year for teachers but here is an opportunity to have a quick look.

Although this offer is free of charge, we do ask that you book via Eventbrite here. The offer is only for teachers, so please use your school contact details.


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 October – December 2018 program


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