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 May 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.

Settlement Secrets
Go on a theatrical journey through TMAG’s buidlings, which are the earliest still existing from the first European settlement of Hobart. Tours run Tuesday to Saturday at 11:30 am. Tickets cost $20 adults, $15 children, $60 families (2 adults, 4 children) and under 4s are free. For more information and to book, visit the website.


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, 31 May 2015
Suitable for all ages
Time: 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

To download a program of events, click here


Royal Society Lecture 

The Royal Society of Tasmania's June lecture will be delivered by Dr Nicki Tarulevicz on the topic "Singapore: global pantry of the future?" All are welcome.

Date: Tuesday, 2 June 2015
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Royal Society Room, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (entry via Custom House, 19 Davey St)

For more information visit the Royal Society's website.  




Join TMAG's dedicated Art Guides for a lively program of artist demonstrations, talks and practical workshops.

Date: Sunday, 7 June 2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Studio Lab, Centre for Learning and Discovery

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


Patrick Hall: In Conversation

Join Patrick Hall and exhibition curator Peter Hughes for an insightful and informal conversation about the exhibition Things I Once Knew: The Art of Patrick Hall.

Dates: Friday, 19 June 2015
Time: 11:00 am

For more details, click here to download a flyer.



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

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