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SCIENCEWORKS

Opening Hours

Daily 10am–4.30pm
Closed Good Friday
and Christmas Day

Where to find us

Scienceworks
2 Booker Street
Spotswood, Victoria, 3015

Featured

Child between a man and a woman using an exhibition interactive

Ground Up: Building Big Ideas, Together

Get ready to build your curiosity! A brand new exhibition for babies to 5-year-olds.

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Planetarium Nights

Planetarium Nights

Experience the Planetarium after hours for an evening of fully immersive cinema in our new event series especially for adults.

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Programs officer Paul Smith holding a container filled with clear glass beads and water as part of the Light Science Show in the Ampitheatre during the Spring School Holiday Program at Scienceworks.

School holiday activities

Enjoy the holidays with a range of hands-on, creative and immersive activities and tours.

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Child looking at light images

LightTime

Illuminate your eyes, ears and mind.

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Girl interacting with light installation

Ground Up: Members Preview

Visit our newest place of wonder, Ground Up: Building Big Ideas, Together before the museum opens to the public.

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Above and Beyond

Discover the story of flight from the earliest dreams of flying to the jet engines of today.

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red and blue pattern

Beyond Perception: Seeing the Unseen

Discovering imperceptible worlds through science and technology

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A starry sky at sunset

Valentine's Day under the stars

Celebrate the most romantic day of the year with a starry-eyed evening at Melbourne Planetarium.

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Two women using a computer tablet to program robots

Beginners Robotics for Adults

Discover how to program robots in this beginner workshop for adults, zero experience required.

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Girl and woman

Lego robotics and coding workshop

Discover the power of LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 robots and coding in this introductory workshop.

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Two children touch a brilliantly illuminated display at Melbourne Museum

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