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Museum Friends

Events

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

Capital wine tasting

Thursday 6 November 2014, 5.30pm to 7pm

Museum Friends program, over-18s only

Enjoy a sample of the region’s premier wines with Capital Wines. The Museum Friends together with Capital Wines is hosting a wine tasting evening at the National Museum of Australia.

Come along with your friends to sample a fine selection from Capital Wines while relaxing in the Museum’s lobby lounge. Enjoy light refreshments and chat with Capital Wines’ vigneron Andrew McEwin about the making and drinking of his fine cool-climate wines.

Cost: Free for Museum Friends, $10 guests and non-members.
Bookings essential by email bookings@nma.gov.au or phone (02) 6208 5021 (business hours).
Over-18s only
Museum Lobby Lounge in the Administration Building

Get messy with Grandma or Grandpa

Wednesday 12 November 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 bookings@nma.gov.au or phone (02) 6208 5021 (business hours).
Garden Room

Landmark women

Friday 21 November 2014, 10am to 12pm

Museum Friends program

Maureen Cane, chief executive officer of Volunteering ACT is our last guest in the series for 2014. After a successful career in senior management positions in the Australian and ACT public service and in the community sector, Maureen was honoured with Canberra Citizen of the Year award in 2011.

Cost: $10 non-members and Essentials, $5 full members, full concession members free. Includes refreshments.
Bookings essential by email bookings@nma.gov.au 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 bookings@nma.gov.au 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 bookings@nma.gov.au or phone (02) 6208 5021 (business hours).
Garden Room

Bookings

Bookings for all Museum Friends events can be made by calling (02) 6208 5021 or email bookings@nma.gov.au. 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.