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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

Lunar Base landscape

Moonbase ONE

Come on an amazing adventure as we strive to understand our magnificent neighbour the Moon.

Planetarium
Mad Max's "Yellow Interceptor" replica car parked at the Pumping Station that was used in a scene from the Mad Max movie made in 1979.

Mad Max: 40th Anniversary Event

Take a step back in time at Scienceworks for a special event to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the first movie in the Mad Max franchise.

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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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Children constructing engineering prototypes at Scienceworks.

School holiday activities

Become an engineer these school holidays!

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Museum members participating in the Robots workshop.

STEM Sundays

In pairs of one adult and one child, participants will work together to build skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths).

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A close up view of the moon sculpture, showing craters and other geological features present on the moon surface.

Museum of the Moon

Bathe in moonlight and deepen your connection to Earth's natural satellite.

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Two astronauts navigate the moon’s surface with a view of planet earth over the moon’s horizon. One astronaut view the earth through a tablet device.

Earthlight: Lunar Hub

Explore the surface of the moon and a space station in a collaborative, uplifting virtual reality experience Earthlight: Lunar Hub.

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Beyond Perception

Beyond Perception: Seeing the Unseen

Discovering imperceptible worlds through science and technology.

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Child between a man and a woman using an exhibition interactive

Ground Up: Building Big Ideas, Together

Get ready to build your curiosity! An exhibition for babies to 5-year-olds.

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Lego Robotics and Coding Workshop

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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