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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

What's on

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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Child playing with blocks

Little Kids' Day In

A day to nurture your little imagineer’s interest in STEM.

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Ground Up: Building Big Ideas, Together
Opens Dec

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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Child looking at light images


Illuminate your eyes, ears and mind.

Child playing with a ball

Little Kids' Corner

A special space for younger visitors and their families.

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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.

Girl constructing a paper automaton

Young Makers Club Melbourne

Solder, 3D print, program and more with our makers club for teenagers.

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Abstract Heterotopias

Abstract Heterotopias

Deakin University and the VCA present fulldome animations created by staff and students.

Laborastory October 2013

Best of The Laborastory

Scienceworks hosts the best of The Laborastory 2017, a night where science meets storytelling in the surrounds of our fulldome planetarium.

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Retail assistant serving customer in Museum shop during Museum Members VIP Shop Night
Museum Members

VIP Shopping Night

We're inviting you, our Museum Members, to visit and peruse the Scienceworks shop in an after-hours shopping event.

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Two children touch a brilliantly illuminated display at Melbourne Museum

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Become a member, make a donation or volunteer at our museums!