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Opening Hours

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

Where to find us

2 Booker Street
Spotswood, Victoria, 3015


Children constructing engineering prototypes at Scienceworks.

School holiday activities

Become an engineer these school holidays!

Lunar Base landscape

Moonbase ONE

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

Planetarium Nights

Planetarium Nights

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

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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Futuro Fosil performing at the adult's only Party Beyond event, celebrating the opening of Beyond Perception exhibition at Scienceworks, June 2018.

Party Beyond

Go west for a late-night sound experiment.

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Early years STEM workshops at Scienceworks.

Little Sparks

Inspire your little learner to think big in these early years STEM workshops.

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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Child dancing

Little Kids' Day In: Deep Sea Disco

Enjoy a day of fun and play-based learning activities without the school groups!

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Star Wars BB8 toy on the roof of the Royal Exhibition Building overlooking the Carlton Gardens and Melbourne skyline.

May the 4th

Star Wars fans unite! In an evening-long tribute to Star Wars, Scienceworks opens after dark to embrace Star Wars Day. May the Fourth be with you!

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Two children touch a brilliantly illuminated display at Melbourne Museum

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