Why not visit one of our national institutions this October to get your culture hit this Spring?

National Gallery of Australia

  • Art for lunch—5, 12, 19, 26 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art and dementia—6 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Descriptive Tour of Australian Impressionism—7 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Rendezvous with art—9 and 30 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Out of the box—10 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Coffee with the curator: Namatjira Painting Country—11 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Art appreciation for carers—17 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Hyper Real—from 20 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

  • Exclusive members viewing of Hyper real—25 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Professional development for teachers—28 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Rosalie Gascoigne: From Ikebana artists to assemblage artist—28 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Frank Stella The Kenneth Tyler Print Collection—until 22 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

  • Australian Impressionism—until 31 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

  • Namatjira: Painting Country—until 19 November 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

  • Mexican Modernism—until 26 November 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

Kids and family:

  • ASI: Arts Scene Investigation—3 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Creative Meditation—5 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • stART with art—9 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Drawsome—15 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Little look at ART—18 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • NGA Play: Reko Rennieuntil 3 December 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

For more information visit the National Gallery of Australia's website

National Museum of Australia

  • Kanalaritja: An Unbroken String—until 3 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

  • Australian of the Year Awards 2017—until 8 October 2017 (Melbourne, VIC)

  • New members welcome tour—14 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Happy Birthday Play School—until 15 October 2017 (Toowoomba, QLD)

  • Sensory objects: A landscape of sound—16 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Dr Oliver Macgregor: Failures, disasters, fractures and lithic technology—18 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Warakurna—until 22 October 2017 (Bundaberg, QLD)

  • Friends Object Club: Songlines special—27 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Creating and curating Songlines—27 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • A Change is Gonna Come—until 30 January 2018 (Canberra, ACT)

  • Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters—until 25 February 2018 (Canberra, ACT)

Kids and family:

  • Mkids movies: Beauty and the Beast—1 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Mkids movies: Smurfs: The Lost Village—3 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Mkids movies: The Boss Baby—7 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)
  • Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks—until 8 October 2017 (Canberra, ACT)

For more information visit the National Museum of Australia's website

National Portrait Gallery

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Australian National Maritime Museum

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For more information visit the Australian National Maritime Museum's website.

National Film and Sound Archive

For more information visit the National Film and Sound Archive's website.

National Library of Australia

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Museum of Australian Democracy

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Bundanon Trust

For more information visit Bundanon Trust's website