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Families and children



Welcome! The National Museum of Australia is a wonderful place to connect as a family. Enjoy our fun, intergenerational, hands-on learning that is both entertaining and educational, and linked to our collection.

School holiday activities

School holiday programs

Regular school holiday Discovery Space activities at the Museum.

Family fun at home

Fun at home

Free activity sheets showing you how to make crafty creations.



Special activities and performances linked to major events and exhibitions.

Gallery activities


Visit Kspace, the Museum’s new interactive adventure game for kids


Let's Explore Landmarks! activity book (PDF 1.33mb).

Play online games

Online games and interactives

Try one of our fun online games and interactives.

Remember your visit

Online games and interactives

Links to photos on Flickr of the Museum's family programs

Check out our online calendar for the full range of fun activities for families and children.