Current Events

  1. Make and create

    16 April 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Education Space, Lower galleries, 11.30am - 1pm

    Children and their families are invited to join the Education team for a free craft session.

  2. Epitaph

    16 April 2019

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11:40am, 12:40pm and 1:40pm

    This new museum theatre piece captures the emotional struggle for Australian families at the end of the First World War as they faced the task of writing an epitaph for their loved ones buried in foreign lands.

  3. Music and the First World War

    16 April 2019

    Free public talk
    Research Centre Reading Room, 12.30pm

    Join a curator to hear about songs that were popular during the First World War and the stories behind performances.

  4. Family tours

    17 April 2019

    Free school holidays family event
    Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries, 10:15am

    Join the Education team for a 30-minute tour designed for children and their families, and discover some of the fascinating stories behind the objects on display.

  5. Hands-on history

    17 April 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    Come along and discover the incredible story of an Australian serviceman who was wounded in the First World War. Through objects and uniforms, explore his experiences during and after the war.

  6. Make and create

    17 April 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Education Space, Lower galleries, 11.30am - 1pm

    Children and their families are invited to join the Education team for a free craft session.

  7. Epitaph

    17 April 2019

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11:40am, 12:40pm and 1:40pm

    This new museum theatre piece captures the emotional struggle for Australian families at the end of the First World War as they faced the task of writing an epitaph for their loved ones buried in foreign lands.

  8. Family tours

    18 April 2019

    Free school holidays family event
    Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries, 10:15am

    Join the Education team for a 30-minute tour designed for children and their families, and discover some of the fascinating stories behind the objects on display.

  9. Hands-on history

    18 April 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    Come along and discover the incredible story of an Australian serviceman who was wounded in the First World War. Through objects and uniforms, explore his experiences during and after the war.