Events, Talks and Tours

TMAG presents an exciting range of events and free tours throughout the month.

Check out the January Tours and Events program here.


Go west with the TMAG holiday program this summer! Come and drop in for a free holiday activity, visit the new West: Out on the Edge exhibition and pick up a West Quest trail when you arrive. You can also head up to the early years room where you can listen to stories each day.

Dates: Monday 20 January - Friday 24 January 2020
Time: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

All activities are free, drop-in sessions and no bookings are required. Check out the full program here.



Talks at TMAG

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

View the January Tours and Events program here.

Guided tours for clubs, tourist groups or other organisations please click here.

11:00 am Tours

Free exhibition talks and tours. For daily listings, check our events calendar.

Highlight Tours

1:00 pm

Highlights tour of the 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.


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.

Please note that Settlement Secrets will be in recess until November 2019.


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.

Stay tuned for details about talks in 2020.


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