Program bookings

October school holiday program: Space!

Cartoon rocketship

 October 9th-13th

School Holiday Space Program

This school holidays we’ll be seeing stars and letting off rockets! Come to the SA Museum from October 9-13 to view constellations in a giant inflatable dome, plan your future in space or learn about Aboriginal Astronomy.

Please click here to view the full October school holiday program.

Click here to book into a session in the Stardome.

Click here to book into the talk on Aboriginal Astronomy.

Click here to book into a Space Colonies workshop.

 

Enquiries: 8207 7575 or programs@samuseum.sa.gov.au

Parents/carers should attend activities with their children, but do not need to purchase a ticket themselves.

 

Mission to Mars: family-friendly talks with Dr. Jeanette Dixon AM

Jeanette Dixon with cartoon astronauts

Date: October 5th

Times: 11:30am, 1:30pm and 2:30pm

Duration: 45 minutes

Ages: Appropriate for children, but all ages welcome.

Location: Pacific Cultures Gallery, South Australian Museum

Cost: Free

Book here.

Will astronauts go to Mars in our lifetime? What is Mars like? How will people protect themselves for successful survival on Mars, what about food needs, how must they dress for protection when working outside their habitat, and where will they gain essential oxygen and water?


Join educator Dr Jeanette Dixon AM, as we go on a journey to learn more about the red planet. Dr. Dixon has over 50 years experience in science education, is a Senior Australian of the Year 2017 nominee, and is the only person in Australia who has a longterm loan of moon rocks from NASA.

 

Young Explorers September: Ancient Egypt

Head of a sarcophagus

Location: meet in the Main foyer.

Times: 10:15am and 11:15am

Dates: September 11-15, 18-22

 Bookings essential; please book here

Young Explorers is our fun and educational program for children aged 3 to 5 years. In September we journey to Ancient Egypt!

 

Please read below for important information about Young Explorers!

This program has been specially designed for children aged 3 to 5 years – if you are bringing an accompanying sibling less than 3 years of age, please care for your younger child to allow the older sibling to fully enjoy the program.

You do not need to print your ticket. Our educators will check your name off at the beginning of the session.

Young Explorers is made for small family groups rather than childcare groups. If you are planning on coming to the Museum with a childcare group, please call 8207 7575 or email programs@samuseum.sa.gov.au to discuss your visit.

 

Young Explorers October: Space and stars

 Minerals gallery

Location: meet in the Main foyer.

Times: 10:15am and 11:15am

Dates: September 11-15, 18-22

Bookings essential; please book here

Young Explorers is our fun and educational program for children aged 3 to 5 years. In October, we'll be learning about space and stars.

 

Please read below for important information about Young Explorers!

This program has been specially designed for children aged 3 to 5 years – if you are bringing an accompanying sibling less than 3 years of age, please care for your younger child to allow the older sibling to fully enjoy the program.

You do not need to print your ticket. Our educators will check your name off at the beginning of the session.

Young Explorers is made for small family groups rather than childcare groups. If you are planning on coming to the Museum with a childcare group, please call 8207 7575 or email programs@samuseum.sa.gov.au to discuss your visit.