Summer school holiday activities at Scienceworks
Experience the Planetarium after hours for an evening of fully immersive cinema in our new event series especially for adults.
Bathe in moonlight and deepen your connection to Earth's natural satellite.
Explore the surface of the moon and a space station in a collaborative, uplifting virtual reality experience Earthlight: Lunar Hub.
Discovering imperceptible worlds through science and technology.
Get ready to build your curiosity! An exhibition for babies to 5-year-olds.
Join us for a whole week of exciting Astro Adventures!
In pairs of one adult and one child, participants will work together to build skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths).
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one with a romantic evening of Moon-gazing, music, and stories.
Discover the power of LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 robots and coding in this introductory workshop.
Inspire your little learner to think big in these early years STEM workshops.
Discover how to program robots in this beginner workshop for adults, zero experience required.
Make and create with Makey Makey® in this introductory workshop.
ScratchJr is a programming app for tablets, based on Scratch, which allows young children to ease into coding by telling stories with animated characters.
Enjoy a day of fun and play-based learning activities without the school groups!
Explore the remarkable properties and mysteries of lightning.
What will the future be like?
Stretch your mind and your muscles.
A tour filled with stories of old Melbourne and Victorian engineering feats.
See highlights from our historic collection and discover some of Melbourne’s fascinating past.
Join Jack Larson on a wild ride through our Solar System as he searches for a new world to call home.
Meet Tycho, a dog who doesn’t just howl at the Moon, but wants to go there.
Imagine a place where time stands still and the known laws of physics don’t apply.
Uncover the mysteries of the stars in this Planetarium show.
When the seasons go crazy Annie and Max must set things right and discover a new angle on the world.
Take a trip to the far reaches of space, with our Scienceworks presenters as your tour guide.
All-sky astronomy is a new way of looking at the sky to better understand our Universe – and it's happening in Australia!
A new way – the oldest way – of looking at the night sky.
When is a planet not a planet?
A dramatic and different way of looking at our climate.