There are a range of exhibitions, workshops, screenings and activities for children and adults to explore at our national institutions throughout February 2017.

National Gallery of Australia

  • Versailles: Treasures from the Palace exhibition—until 17 April 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art for lunch—2, 9, 16, 23 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art and dementia: Friday with a friend—3 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • On Gesture lecture and music—4 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Marie-Antoinette high tea—5 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • The king's passions: The music and art of Versailles concert—11 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Deceived by fashion—18 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • NGA Book Club—22 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Marie-Antoinette and the harp: Canberra Symphony orchestra—25 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Sculpture Garden Sunday—26 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

Kids and family:

  • NGA Play— until 17 April 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Drawsome—19 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

For more information visit the National Gallery of Australia.

National Museum of Australia

  • Paddle Steamer Enterprise inspection—4, 12, 18, 26 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Sundaze at the Museum Bar—5, 12, 19, 26 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Museum Friends welcome tour—18 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Freewheeling, Scienceworks, Melbourne—until 5 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Happy Birthday Play School, Gold Coast City Gallery—until 5 February 2017 (Gold Coast, QLD)
  • Warakurna, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, NSW —until 5 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Handling objects: Curator for the day—20 February 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

For more information visit the National Museum of Australia.

National Portrait Gallery

Kids and family:

Australian National Maritime Museum

National Film and Sound Archive

National Library of Australia

Museum of Australian Democracy

Bundanon Trust