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March 2018

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Paddle Steamer Enterprise on the water

PS Enterprise: Public inspection

Saturday 3 March 2018, 11.00am–2.00pm

The Paddle Steamer Enterprise is the Museum’s oldest working exhibit and is moored on Lake Burley Griffin. Come and see this beautifully restored boat. Listen to stories, as told by the volunteer crew, of a bygone era.

Free
Bookings not required
Subject to crew availability and weather permitting

More on the PS Enterprise

a woman and child seated at a craft activity table

Introducing our toddler program

Wednesday 7 March 2018, 10.00am–11.00am

Time for the under-fives to have fun and explore the Museum. Join us on the first Wednesday of the month in a series art-making, storytelling and gallery exploration activities.

The inspiration for the first program is the bogong moth made by Reko Rennie that hangs in the Main Hall.

Suitable for preschool-aged children and their carers.

Cost: $10 child
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (fees apply)

a portrait image of a older man dressed in a suit.

In conversation with the Hon John Howard

Wednesday 7 March 2018, 12.30pm–2.30pm

Exclusive to Museum Friends. Join Friends

Join the 25th Prime Minister of Australia at the National Museum as he reflects on a political career that has spanned over 50 years.

Enjoy a lecture, a conversation between Mr Howard and National Museum director Dr Mat Trinca, and an exclusive lunch with Mr Howard.

Cost: $30 lecture includes buffet lunch
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (fees apply)

Visions Theatre

This event is presented in association with the UNSW Canberra Public Leadership Research Group and the Howard Library.

More on this conversation with the Hon John Howard

Paddle Steamer Enterprise on the water

PS Enterprise: Public inspection

Sunday 11 March 2018, 11.00am–2.00pm

The Paddle Steamer Enterprise is the Museum’s oldest working exhibit and is moored on Lake Burley Griffin. Come and see this beautifully restored boat. Listen to stories, as told by the volunteer crew, of a bygone era.

Free
Bookings not required
Subject to crew availability and weather permitting

More on the PS Enterprise

Paddle Steamer Enterprise on the water

PS Enterprise: Public inspection

Saturday 17 March 2018, 11.00am–2.00pm

The Paddle Steamer Enterprise is the Museum’s oldest working exhibit and is moored on Lake Burley Griffin. Come and see this beautifully restored boat. Listen to stories, as told by the volunteer crew, of a bygone era.

Free
Bookings not required
Subject to crew availability and weather permitting

More on the PS Enterprise

Paddle Steamer Enterprise on the water

PS Enterprise: Public inspection

Sunday 25 March 2018, 11.00am–2.00pm

The Paddle Steamer Enterprise is the Museum’s oldest working exhibit and is moored on Lake Burley Griffin. Come and see this beautifully restored boat. Listen to stories, as told by the volunteer crew, of a bygone era.

Free
Bookings not required
Subject to crew availability and weather permitting

More on the PS Enterprise

Paddle Steamer Enterprise on the water

PS Enterprise: Public inspection

Saturday 31 March 2018, 11.00am–2.00pm

The Paddle Steamer Enterprise is the Museum’s oldest working exhibit and is moored on Lake Burley Griffin. Come and see this beautifully restored boat. Listen to stories, as told by the volunteer crew, of a bygone era.

Free
Bookings not required
Subject to crew availability and weather permitting

More on the PS Enterprise

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