Archive | Galleries & Museums RSS feed for this section

Neo Teen Takeover | Art Gallery of SA | 31 Mar 2017

[ March 31, 2017; 5:30 pm; ]
In a Gallery first, Neo is celebrating National Youth Week by throwing an exclusive and free festival just for teens!
At the one-night-only Teen Takeover, get a VIP look at the Gallery after hours as it comes alive with performance, film, music, dancing, theatre, circus and more! Bring old friends and make new ones, as you […]

Continue Reading

Unveiling of Guards Brake Van 8394 | National Railway Museum | 18 & 19 Mar 2017

[ March 18, 2017 to March 19, 2017. ]
“Ever ridden in a heritage carriage more than 100 years old, or ridden in a train with a 1950s diesel up the front?”
The National Railway Museum is presenting a special Heritage Diesel Train weekend, with an opportunity to ride in a vintage carriage, hauled by a 1956 built diesel electric locomotive.

Diesel 801 was built in […]

Continue Reading
strawberries

Heritage on Sunday | Strawberry Fair | Tea Tree Gully | 19 Mar 2017

[ March 19, 2017; 1:00 pm; ]
Heritage on Sunday – Strawberry Fair!
Strawberries galore and more at the upcoming Heritage on Sunday event to be held from 1pm – 4pm on Sunday 19 March 2017!
Come along and enjoy everything ‘STRAWBERRY’ including strawberries & cream, devonshire tea, strawberry fruit rockets (ideal for younger visitors), play old-time games under the shade of the big […]

Continue Reading
yidaki community event

Yidaki: Free Community Celebration | South Australian Museum | 3 Mar 2017

[ March 3, 2017; 6:00 pm; ]
Yidaki: Free Community Celebration
Celebrate the opening of Yidaki: Didjeridu and the sound of Australia with a night of music, dance and film on the front lawns of the South Australian Museum.
The South Australian Museum and the University of Adelaide present Yidaki: Didjeridu and the sound of Australia – free opening concert on Friday 3 March 2017 from […]

Continue Reading
sixth street artist markets

Sixth Street Artist Markets | Murray Bridge | 25 Mar 2017

[ March 25, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Sixth Street Artist Markets
The Sixth Street Handmade artist market is an annual event hosted by the Murray Bridge Regional Gallery full of contemporary craft, handmade treasures and original artworks.
You can meet the artists and find the distinctive, quirky, classy, one-off treasure you’ve been looking for all your life. You’ll find the coffee you deserve, gourmet […]

Continue Reading

Where in the WOMAD world? | Migration Museum | 11 -13 Mar 2017

[ March 11, 2017 12:00 pm to March 13, 2017 12:00 pm. ]
WOMADelaide – Migration Museum.
For three decades, the Migration Museum has been sharing the stories of South Australians and celebrating cultural diversity. Join them at WOMADelaide to share your family’s migration story and help create a giant, interactive world map representing multicultural Australia. Whether your family are recent arrivals, have been here for generations, or have […]

Continue Reading

Harmony Day in the City | Migration Museum | 19 Mar 2017

[ March 19, 2017; 1:00 pm; ]  

Harmony Day in the City 2017
Join the Migration Museum on Harmony Day, Sunday 19 March to celebrate Australia’s cultural diversity and to learn more about the amazing world we live in. The museum will be celebrating Harmony Day with FREE, fun activities for the whole family including:

dancing and music
cooking demonstrations
art workshops
talks
[…]

Continue Reading

Play: Objects of Play from the State Library of South Australia’s Collections | 10 Feb – 28 May 2017

[ February 10, 2017 to May 28, 2017. ]
Play: Objects of Play from the State Library of South Australia’s Collections
A delightful exhibition which explores the history of play through toys, games and stories from the unique collections of the State Library of South Australia.
Discover aspects of play including music, theatre, outdoor activity, militaria toys, children’s clubs, Aboriginal childhood, science fiction, universal toys used […]

Continue Reading
neo-printmaking mania

Neo: Printmaking Mania | Art Gallery of SA | 18 Feb 2017

[ February 18, 2017; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Neo: Printmaking Mania is program for 13-17 year olds at the Art Gallery of South Australia.
Neo makes a big return in 2017 with a fun-filled afternoon of all things print! Join the Art Gallery of South Australia for the official launch of Yewth magazine’s February edition and learn about independent publishing. Then, inspired by the […]

Continue Reading
raiders of the lost archive 3

Raiders of the Lost Archives | State Library of SA | 17, 19 & 22 Jan 2017

[ January 17, 2017; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. January 19, 2017; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. January 22, 2017; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ]
Raiders of the Lost Archives | State Library of SA
Get a team together for this high-stakes curatorial adventure!
Raiders of the Lost Archives in the State Library of South Australia takes the escape room trend a step further with a richer cast of characters, a high energy challenge and the whole library as the game world.
Created […]

Continue Reading
curious-beasts2

FREE Entry for Kids to Curious Beasts: Animal Prints from Dürer to Goya | South Australian Museum | Jan – 5 Feb 2017

[ October 21, 2016 to February 5, 2017. ]
Looking for things to do these school holidays? The South Australian Museum are offering FREE entry for kids (under 5 years old) to their current exhibition Curious Beasts: Animal Prints from Dürer to Goya during the January holidays.
This is your last chance to see the beautiful and bizarre collection before it’s packed up and sent […]

Continue Reading

Minecraft at the Museum | 9 – 13 Jan 2017

[ January 9, 2017; January 10, 2017; January 11, 2017; January 12, 2017; January 13, 2017; ]
The Minecraft workshops are back by popular demand!
Over the course of an action-packed day, explore the Curious Beasts exhibition and discover how you can create your own curious creatures in Minecraft. Experienced facilitators from Hackerspace Adelaide will guide participants through a variety of activities and introduce them to basic coding techniques.

Tickets: Museum Members $60 per child […]

Continue Reading

National Trust Holiday Programs | Ayers House | 13, 17 & 25 Jan 2017

[ January 13, 2017; 10:30 am; January 17, 2017; 10:30 am; January 25, 2017; 10:30 am; ]
These two National Trust holiday programs both involve tours of the beautiful Ayers House Museum and interesting craft activities.

Shadow Play – Make your own shadow puppet theatre | 13, 17 & 25 Jan
For kids who love making things and putting on shows.

Ayers House Museum is a beautiful Victorian-era mansion located on North Terrace. From its gloomy basement to […]

Continue Reading

Curious Christmas at the South Australian Museum | 3 Dec 2016

[ December 3, 2016; ]
Curious Christmas at the South Australian Museum
Feeling Curious? Drop into the South Australian Museum to find out all about the Curious Beasts!
Want to step away from the bustle of Christmas preparations? Join in the fun at the South Australian Museum for free, drop-in craft activities in the Museum’s main foyer. Make a Christmas card using […]

Continue Reading

Neo – Art from Everything | 3 Dec 2016

[ December 3, 2016; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Neo – Art From Everything!
Join in this December at the final Neo for 2016 as the Art Gallery of South Australia creates art from everything!
Take a tour of the Gallery’s latest exhibition, Sappers & Shrapnel, which features works of art made from the detritus of war and contemporary art that revels in materiality and ingenuity.

Be inspired by […]

Continue Reading

Costume Exhibition | Ayers House | On now – 11 Dec | 2016

[ October 20, 2016 to December 11, 2016. ]
Ayers House – Costume Exhibition
Ayers House Museum is currently  welcoming families to view The Dress Maker Costume Exhibition. The exhibition features almost 50 costumes appearing over two floors of the beautiful Ayers House.  Hot on the heels of the hit Australian film, The Dressmaker, the National Trust in association with Film Art Media proudly presents […]

Continue Reading

Art Class for Kids | Migration Museum | 4 & 7 Oct 2016

[ October 4, 2016; 12:30 pm; October 7, 2016; 12:30 pm; ]
Get creative with the Migration Museum during School Holidays!
Join Mita Chakraborty, the Migration Museum’s Artist in Residence and new arrival to South Australia, for an art class for kids in the October School Holidays. The Museum will provide families with everything they need to participate in this class designed just for kids. The class will cater […]

Continue Reading

Fabulous Old Fire Engines | Willunga | 10 Sep 2016

[ September 10, 2016; ]
Celebrate our firefighting history!
Some of South Australia’s oldest fire engines and the Fire Chiefs 1950s Jaguar XK120 Roadster are coming to the Willunga Courthouse. There will be displays of Fire Service memorabilia, vintage weapons and old tools to see.

Entry is by gold coin. A sausage sizzle will be on hand to dispel your hunger.

The Willunga Courthouse […]

Continue Reading

Neo- teenLab | Art Gallery of South Australia | 7 Oct 2016

[ October 7, 2016; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Neo- teenLab
‘Neo’ is a new program for 13–17 year olds, proudly presented by The Balnaves Foundation.’Neo’ means new, youthful, fresh, lately and now. It suggests the spirit of the contemporary, so it is an ideal name for the Gallery’s program of activities and talks led by artists and art lovers just for teen audiences.
Teens can now […]

Continue Reading

South Australian Museum Open Day | 21 Aug 2016

[ August 21, 2016; ]
Come along to the Museum during National Science Week for your chance to see the South Australian Museum in a whole new light.
The museum is opening its doors and sharing treasures, stories and hands-on experiences inspired by their collections. Tour the Science Centre (usually closed to the public); meet the scientists and researchers; learn more about the treasures on […]

Continue Reading

Granny & Grandpa Skills-Fest | 28 Aug 2016

[ August 28, 2016; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Granny & Grandpa Skills-Fest: Sharing Tradition, Skills & Knowledge

Remember what you learnt in the kitchen with Yiayia? Or out in the garden with Nonno?

Join in at the Migration Museum to celebrate and share the heritage, culture, skills, knowledge and traditions of our elders – passing down what granny and grandpa know best. Shed, gardening, kitchen and […]

Continue Reading

What is Science? | Young Explorers | 8 – 19 Aug 2016

[ August 8, 2016 1:00 pm to August 19, 2016 1:00 pm. ]
You’re never too young to get to know the Museum! During National Science Week, the South Australian Museum is inviting children to come and explore what science is and why it’s so important. Discover why we have museums and how museums choose what goes in the galleries!
The Young explorers program is designed especially for children aged […]

Continue Reading

SA Museums Embrace Virtual and Augmented Reality | Jul 2016

Everyone is going Pokémon Go crazy in Adelaide and both the South Australian Maritime Museum and National Motor Museum are getting in on the act.
SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MARITIME MUSEUM AUGMENTED REALITY APP
A new app created especially for The Art of Science: Baudin’s Voyagers 1800 -1804 exhibition at the South Australian Maritime Museum provides an extra special […]

Continue Reading

Bastille Day at the SA Maritime Museum | 14 Jul 2016

[ July 14, 2016; ]

Celebrate Bastille Day at the SA Maritime Museum with a special offer for French nationals

Make a date with the South Australian Maritime Museum on Thursday 14 July 2016 to celebrate Bastille Day. Embracing the Francophile in all of us, Adelaideans can experience the exquisite illustrations by French artists made during Nicolas Baudin’s exploration of Australia […]

Continue Reading

Persian Tirgan Festival | CultureSpace | 10 Jul 2016

[ July 10, 2016; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
CultureSpace – Persian Tigan Festival

Come to the Migration Museum on Sunday 10th July from 1 to 3pm to celebrate the Persian Tirgan Festival as part of the CultureSpace program of community celebrations. The event has been developed in partnership with the Persian Cultural Association of SA Inc. The Migration Museum is all about celebrating the diversity […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Continue Reading
Back to Top
Top