South Australian Museum eNewsletter - February 2013
South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide South Australia 5000 Free Entry | Open Daily 10am to 5pm | except Good Friday & Christmas Day
Built Tough: The Awesome Roman Empire
Discover the might of the one of the greatest empires in history. This hands-on exhibition is great fun for the whole family. Plot your war strategy, build a Roman arch, play Roman games and test the machines that gave the Roman Empire power and wealth. Until 11 March. $13 adults, $10 conc, $7 children (5-16), $30 family (2+2).
Photographers enter now!
The Australian Geographic ANZANG Nature Photographer of the Year competition is now open. Photographers from the world over are encouraged to enter their photographs taken in Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the New Guinea region for consideration in this exciting prize. Closes 8 March 5pm (ACDT). Competition entry fees apply.
Science artistry has a new name
The Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize is now open. We're calling all artists to enter by post or online into this prestigious art competition, and immerse yourself in the wonder of science. Closes 10 May 5pm (ACST). Competition entry fees apply.
Movie Night - Night at the Museum
Ever wonder what happens in a museum after the lights go out? Bring a rug, picnic and join us on the lawns for Movie Night with Night at the Museum, starring Ben Stiller. 15 February at 8.30pm. Free.
Book now for the first Sprigg Lecture of 2013! Professor Steve Donnellan presents the South Australian Museum "Frozen Zoo" - the largest collection of animal tissues in the southern hemisphere. Find out why this collection is a scientific treasure! 19 February at 6pm. Bookings essential on 8207 7090. Free.
Share your love of the Museum with the person you love. It's a great place for a date with that special someone! Be awed, amazed and fascinated - it'll be like your first date all over again!