Sunday, 26 May 2013, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
This May, the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery celebrates Heritage Month, with a special Family Day program.
Join in and explore our wonderful collections, engaging displays and fun, free activities. In addition, there will be live entertainment throughout the day in various locations across TMAG.
Enjoy a day out at your Museum. Family Day is suitable for all ages and all activities are drop-in sessions unless otherwise indicated.
Download a full May Family Day program here - PDF 2.3 Mb
Raymond Arnold artist talk
Sunday, 26 May 2013 at 3:00 pm
Join artist Raymond Arnold for an exploration of the prints in his survey exhibition Unique States: Seriality & the Panoramic. Arnold is a renowned Australian artist/printmaker and has lived and worked in Tasmania since the early 1980s, establishing a national and international reputation. Arnold has traveled and exhibited extensively and undertaken numerous artist-in-residence programs in France and currently lives in the Tasmanian mining town of Queenstown. Here, he has established the ‘wilderness’ art space known as Landscape Art Research Queenstown.
Join Raymond for this free artist-led floor talk on the closing day of his exhibition.
This is a free event.
TMAG Up Late
21 June 2013, until 10:00 pm
If you find it hard to visit TMAG during business hours or on the weekends, TMAG Up Late is your chance to wander the redeveloped museum and enjoy your State Collection. Come spend the 'longest night' - the Winter Solstice - at TMAG which will remain open until 10:00 pm.
TMAG will also open the historic Bond Store late on a number of evenings throughout the Dark Mofo festival, for evening viewings of Ian Burns: Afloat Asunder. For exhibition details and late opening dates, visit our exhibition page.
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) 6211 4134
11:00 am Special interest tours
Themed and exhibition specific tours. For the latest daily listings, check our events calendar here.
1:00 pm Highlights tour A
Explore our Welcome Garden, historic Commissariat Complex and the Bond Store exhibitions.
2:00 pm Highlights tour B
Discover the treasures of the Central and Henry Hunter galleries.