Join us for creative, hands-on activities for children and their families every ACT school holidays. Book a Museum-guided activity or drop in for a free, self-guided activity, all inspired by our exhibitions.
Discovery Space: Wheelie fun!
One week only
Two sessions daily: 10–11.30am and 11.30am–1pm
Ride your bike to the National Museum these July school holidays and help us design a bike friendly city.
Take a tour of the Freewheeling exhibition then design and make some bike accessories to take home.
Cost: $10 per child, free for Mkids (children on Friends full membership). Join Friends
Bookings essential: Eventbrite
All ages, children must be accompanied by an adult
There are bike racks near our main entrance
Afternoon play space
Play, read or relax in our Bay Window play space.
Curl up with a book or try one of the self-guided activities connected to Freewheeling.Free
Fun at home
Check out our free instructions on crafting your own creations, inspired by our Discovery Space activities.
Remember your visit
See earlier Discovery Space highlights
Inspired by A History of the World in 100 Objects
Medieval Space 2016 reflections
Play School – What’s behind the Windows?
Inspired by Happy Birthday Play School
See our calendar for more fun activities for families and children