Experience the Planetarium after hours for an evening of fully immersive cinema in our new event series especially for adults.
Join the Westgate Concert Band live in the Melbourne Planetarium as they perform Holst’s ‘The Planets’.
See the impressive 10m high restored telescope skeleton on display for the first time as it celebrates its 150th anniversary.
Hear four expert speakers describe the colourful history of this iconic telescope as it celebrates 150 years since its first light.
Discover how to program robots in this beginner workshop for adults, zero experience required.
Watch the reconstruction of the iconic Great Melbourne Telescope as it celebrates its 150th anniversary.
Come on an amazing adventure as we strive to understand our magnificent neighbour the Moon.
Discovering imperceptible worlds through science and technology.
Explore the remarkable properties and mysteries of lightning.
What will the future be like?
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.
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.
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 dramatic and different way of looking at our climate.