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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

Beyond Perception

Beyond Perception: Seeing the Unseen

Discovering imperceptible worlds through science and technology.

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Duane Hamacher sits atop a cliff looking into the night sky.

Discover the Night Sky

Explore the wonders of the Universe in the Melbourne Planetarium with expert astronomers.

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Model of the moon, with blue and purple backlighting

Best of the Laborastory

Science takes centre stage with the best stories from Laborastory in 2018 alongside the Museum of the Moon.

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Teen girls looking at ipads

Sync

Adventure into unseen worlds at Sync; an all-ages event specifically designed to blow. Your. Mind!

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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! A brand new exhibition for babies to 5-year-olds.

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Museum members participating in the Robots workshop.

Weekend Workshops

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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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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Earthlight: Spacewalk

Be immersed in an authentic experience of space with the virtual reality game Earthlight: Spacewalk.

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STEM Video Game Arcade

Play the winning games from the annual national Australian STEM Video Games Challenge in an arcade!

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Gattaca

SCI-FI[LM]: Gattaca

What is perfection? Join us for a special screening of the film Gattaca, as well as an expert talk, telescope viewing and Tesla Coil activation!

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Two children touch a brilliantly illuminated display at Melbourne Museum

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