Nights at the Museum

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Join us at QVMAG Inveresk for Nights at the Museum on August 16th! This fantastic event will see QVMAG Inveresk open its doors until 9 pm for a great family friendly evening for all. 


Dinosaur rEvolution After Dark

The Nights at the Museum offer you the opportunity to visit our Dinosaur rEvolution exhibition at night! You'll be able to explore the museum and walk amongst the dinosaurs. Exhibition admission fees apply. Open until 9 pm.

Crazy Scientist

Science made fun! $3.00 entry for all ages. 

Apollo Videos

View footage from the Apollo missions in the QVMAG Auditorium! Footage will be running until 9 pm. Free entry. 

Planetarium Show Tasters

20-minute mini-shows in the Planetarium will be available on the night. A perfect opportunity to find out what to see in the night sky! $2.00 entry for all. Various sessions available; download the Science Week 2019 program below for more information. 

Stars in the Backyard

QVMAG joins the Astronomical Society of Tasmania in showing you the Moon, stars and planets through telescopes. Observe where the Apollo Moon missions landed! Running from 6.45 pm to 9 pm, this is an event for everyone to enjoy. For more information download the Science Week 2019 program below. 

Public Talks

There will be a range of free public talks on offer for the evening on August 16- download the Science Week 2019 program below for more information!

  • 6.30 pm in The Annex Theatre: Extinction events to when space and Earth collide: Impact strikes and extinction events | Brittany Trubody, Scientist/Historian**
  • 7.15 pm in The Annex Theatre: The accumulation of single-use, disposable plastic items on remote islands | Dr Jennifer Lavers**
  • 7.15 pm in QVMAG Auditorium: Van Diemen Project Pitch Night | Chris Davis *
  • 8.15 pm in The Annex Theatre: Evening debate: Space vs species: The good, the bad and the ugly**


*To reserve your seat to the Van Diemen Project Pitch Night click here

**Reservations via Eventbrite. Click here to reserve your seat.


Download the Science Week 2019 program online here!



  • Friday, 16 August 2019 | 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM


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