Drop in to our Discovery Space program during the school holidays. Have fun creating your own take home piece inspired by our exhibitions, or join in our group activities.
Discovery Space: Carts, carriages and carousels
Children can make their own hobbyhorse or horsedrawn toy cart, inspired by the toys on show in the Spirited: Australia's Horse Story exhibition, and the wonderful variety of horsedrawn vehicles at the Museum.
Kids can also add their mark to a magical horsedrawn sulky carriage that has a history of transporting children to school.
Adults free, children $3 (free for Museum Friends full members only)
Book and pay for your ticket on the day at the Information Desk
Weekdays 12 to 23 January 2015
Sessions: 10–11am; 11am–12pm; 12–1pm, The Hall
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Discovery Space: Carts, carriages and carousels, 12–16 January 2015 and 19–23 January 2015
If you can't make it to the Museum in person check out these instructions and get creative at home:
Film screening of 'The Man from Snowy River' (PG)Tuesday 20 January 2015, 2.30pm to 4.10pm
Escape the summer heat and enjoy this classic Australian 1982 film inspired by the Banjo Paterson poem of the same name.
Cost: $5 per person
Fun at home
Be inspired by our Discovery Space school holiday program, download our activity sheets and craft your own creations at home.
Visit our online calendar for the full range of fun activities for families and children.