Events, Talks and Tours

TMAG is now open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Entry remains free, however bookings are now required. Visit this page for more information.

Please also continue to visit our TMAG From Home page go on some exciting virtual tours, hear more from our curators and find out what happens behind the scenes.


Super Spring Holiday Program

Join us for the Super Spring Holiday Program during the second week of the school holidays!

The program will offer a wide variety of ‘wild’ activities for children of all ages, exploring our environment from the bush to Antarctica. You can also enjoy kids’ film screenings, story time sessions and stop-motion animation workshops.

All activities are free, and materials will be supplied. Sessions will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis and you can register on-site from 10:30 am each day.

Dates: Tuesday 6 - Friday 9 October 2020
Time: Registration for activities from 10:30 am daily

For more information, download the full program here.



Talks at TMAG

Free tours for small groups are available on Saturdays and Sundays, and run for approximately 40 minutes.

Tour times are subject to change and availability and can be checked by phoning (03) 6165 7000. For guided tours for clubs, tourist groups or other organisations please click here.

Exquisite Habits and This Too Shall Pass Exhibition Tour
11:00 am
Saturdays and Sundays

Come along with the TMAG Art Guides as they share their love and enthusiasm for the wonderful works in the art collection. The tour will visit the Exquisite Habits and This Too Shall Pass exhibitions.

TMAG Highlights Tour
1:30 pm

Saturdays and Sundays

Join the TMAG guides for a highlights tour of the treasures of the Central and Henry Hunter galleries and the historic Commissariat Complex and the Bond Store exhibitions.


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.

The Talks at TMAG program is currently on hold. Please stay tuned for details about future talks.


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

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