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Museum Friends


Museum Friends welcome members of the public to their events unless otherwise specified.

A man and a young girl at the Museum.
Check all Friends events in our online calendar for regular events such as the Landmark women lecture series and Get Messy with Grandma and Grandpa

November 2014

Landmark women

Friday 21 November 2014, 10am to 12pm

Michelle Hetherington is a Senior Curator in the Australian Society and History program at the National Museum of Australia. Michelle has researched and developed a number of major exhibitions for both the National Library and the National Museum and joins Landmark women to discuss her life and her career as a curator.

Cost: $10 non-members and Essentials, $5 full members, full concession members free. Includes refreshments.
Bookings essential by email or phone (02) 6208 5021 (business hours).
Visions Theatre and Friends Lounge 

Spirited: curator tour

Monday, 24 November 1.30 to 3pm

Join a special curator-led tour of the Spirited exhibition, followed by light refreshments in the Friends Lounge.

Cost: $10 full members, $15 essentials members. Includes refreshments.
Bookings essential by email or phone (02) 6208 5021 (business hours).
Meet in the Friends Lounge

December 2014

Get messy with Grandma or Grandpa

Wednesday 3 December 2014, 10am to 12pm

Art and craft activities especially for preschool-aged children and their grandparents.

Cost: $10 family and Essentials, $5 Friends (full members; full concession members free). Includes refreshments.
Bookings essential by email or phone (02) 6208 5021 (business hours).
Garden Room

Museum Friends shopping night

Friday 5 December 2014, 5.30pm to 8pm

Museum Friends only

Join us at this exclusive shopping night for Museum Friends, where members can enjoy a relaxing evening of Christmas shopping and a glass of bubbly. Find the perfect gift at our Museum Shop with its range of home wares, glassware, jewellery, books, children’s gifts, bath and body products, candles and much more.

Exclusive 30 per cent discount store wide! No holds or layby. Excludes already discounted items and gift vouchers.

Book online through the Eventbrite website or phone (02) 6208 5021.



Bookings for all Museum Friends events can be made by calling (02) 6208 5021 or email Please arrive at least 10 minutes early or your place will be offered to someone on the waiting list. Please cancel your booking if you can't attend.