Under 5s

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Mini Mariners

For ages: 2-5

Join us for some summer fun for under 5s and their carers in the museum galleries with our special character guided tours complete with games, songs, and story time on selected Saturdays and Tuesdays in January.

Mini Mariners is very popular - be sure to book so you don't miss out! We also welcome booked playgroups. To meet your guide, please arrive 15 minutes before your booked session.

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Under 5s: Wonderful Whales

Under 5s

1 April 2014 - 29 April 2014

Tuesdays 1, 8, 29 April & Saturday 12 April | 10 am & 11 am (45 mins sessions)

Mini Mariners welcomes 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers. Expect lots of fun with games, craft and story time. Our interactive gallery tour is led by a costumed guide and there is free play in our themed space.

Flip, leap, dive and sing as we discover very big ocean mammals and teeny tiny underwater creatures too in a tour through our Whale exhibitions. Enjoy whale stories and songs, Play with games and dress ups and make your own cetacean (whale or dolphin) sculpture or whale printed bags to take home.

Cost: $8.50 per child, first adult $3.50, additional adults $7 (includes galleries ticket). Free for Members, Big Ticket and Kids Adventure ticket holders

Book online: select the session time you would like to book for below:
Tuesday 1 April 10.00 am or 11.00 am
Tuesday 8 April 10.00 am or 11.00 am
Saturday 12 April 10.00 am or 11.00 am
Tuesday 29 April 10.00 am or 11.00 am

Meet: front of house 10 minutes prior to your tour. Collect your session sticker from the front desk.
Enquiries: Phone +61 2 9298 3655 or email bookings@anmm.gov.au

Little girl playing with water

Under 5s: Drip Drop Splash!

Under 5s

6 May 2014 - 27 May 2014

Tuesdays 6 - 27 May & Saturday 10 May | 10 am - 10.45 am & 11 am - 11.45 am

Mini Mariners welcomes 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers. Expect lots of fun with games, craft and story time. Our interactive gallery tour is led by a costumed guide and there is free play in our themed space.

Tuesdays in May is Drip Drop Splash! Dive into the wonderful world of water! Take a tour through the museum galleries to discover stories about water and how we use it every day. Sing songs, play games and make your own bubble painting, or water drop prints to take home.

Cost and booking information

For ages:
2-5
Cost: $8.50 per child, first adult $3.50, additional adults $7.00 (includes galleries ticket) Members free.
Bookings essential: Phone +61 2 9298 3655. Booked playgroups welcomed.
Book online:

Tuesday 6 May 10 am or 11 am
Saturday 10 May 10 am or 11 am
Tuesday 13 May 10 am or 11 am
Tuesday 20 May 10 am or 11 am
Tuesday 27 May 10 am or 11 am

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