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 Exhibition talks and tours.
For daily listings, check our events calendar here.
To view the February 2015 program, click here.

1:00 pm Highlights tour of our 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.

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


Friday Nights at TMAG


Start your weekend at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) and join us for Friday Nights at TMAG from 20 February 13 March 2015. Presented in partnership with the City of Hobart, the museum will be open late with a great variety of free entertainment on offer. Food and drinks will also be available in the TMAG Courtyard. 

Dates: Friday 27 February, Friday 6 March and Friday 13 March 2015
Time: Open until 8:00 pm
Suitable for all ages

Friday 27 February Entertainment Program
4:30 pm Circus skills, Courtyard
5:00 pm Colin Dean performing, Courtyard
6:00 pm Night at the Museum film screening, Central Gallery

A full entertainment program for all Friday Nights coming soon! 



Join TMAG's dedicated Art Guides for a lively program of artist demonstrations, talks and practical workshops. This month, join artists Jenny Young and Deb St Leger for Feeling the Cold: Drawing in the Jorg Schmeisser Antarctic Prints exhibition. Learn to use colour and texture to create an impression of temperature while appreciating the wonderful images in the exhibition. Basic materials are provided but feel free to bring your own quality paper and dry media.

Date: Sunday, 1 March 2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Argyle Gallery 3

No bookings are required, however make sure you get in early as spaces are limited.


Family Day

Family Day at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) has something in store for all ages. Come explore the wonders of the museum and enjoy free entertainment and activities.

Date: Sunday, 29 March 2015
Suitable for all ages
Time: 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Program of events coming soon!


For further information about TMAG events, please visit our Maps and downloads page.

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