Winter is almost here, come out of the cold and see what’s on at our national institutions.

National Gallery of Australia

  • Music in the Turrell Skyspace – 1-5 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Music and Art for Lunch – 4 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art and Dementia: Friday with a Friend – 5 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • The Art of Speech: Australian Rhetoric in Music – 7 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Rendezvous with Art – 8, 29 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art for Lunch – 11, 18, 25 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art After Hours: Frank Stella: The Kenneth Tyler Print Collection – 11 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art Appreciation for Carers – 16 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • National Indigenous Art Triennial III: Defying Empire – 26 May to 10 September (Canberra, ACT)
  • Curator’s Tour: NIAT III: Defying Empire – 26 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • NIAT III Artist Talks – 26 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • The 67 Referendum: In Conversation – 26 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • NIAT III Artist Talks – 27 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Get Your Weave On – 27-28 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Migration: Australian String Quarter National Tour – 28 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Pipilotti Rist: Worry Will Vanish Revelation – Until 20 August 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Rodel Tapaya: New Art from the Philippines – Until 20 August 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

Kids and family:

  • Little Look at Art – 17 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Tales for the Very Young – 30 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

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National Museum of Australia

  • Peninsula Tales – 1, 6, 7 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Harvest of Endurance: A Scroll and a Concert – 4 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Paddle Steamer Enterprise Inspection – 7, 13 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Spoil Mum this Mother's Day weekend - 13 - 14 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Object Club: Characters of Hobart – 19 May (Canberra, ACT)
  • Evolution: Torres Strait Masks - 19 May - 23 July 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Museum Friends Welcome Tour – 20 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Sensory Objects: Curator for the Day – 22 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Radio National Panel Discussion: 67 Referendum – 24 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • A Change is Going to Come - 24 May 2017 - 30 January 2018 (Canberra, ACT)
  • National Reconciliation Week family activities - 27 May - 2 June 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Time Traveller’s Book Club: Second World War – 30 May 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Kaninjaku: Stories from the Canning Stock Route – Until June 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Freewheeling: Cycling in Australia – Until 9 July 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

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National Portrait Gallery

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Australian National Maritime Museum

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National Film and Sound Archive

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National Library of Australia

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Museum of Australian Democracy

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Bundanon Trust

For more information visit the Bundanon Trust.