Childrens Activity

Mini Mariners

Fun and Learning for Under 5s

A young boy in a paper pirates hat with his mother doing craft during a mini mariners program

The Maritime Museum welcomes 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers!

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    Every month, Mini Mariners welcomes 2-5 year-olds and their parents/carers. Expect lots of fun with games, crafts, storytime, tours and more. Our interactive gallery tours are led by a costumed guide and there is art-making and free play in our themed activity space.

    December: Nay Nay Kids Concert

    ABC Kids character Nay Nay with lots of bubbles

    Join ABC Kids star Nay Nay for Tinkertime: the broken bubble machine followed by preview access to award winning kids exhibition Voyage to the Deep, meet and greets and light refreshments.

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    Date: 13 December

    Time: 11am - 1.45 pm

    Eventbrite - Nay Nay Kids Concert and Voyage to the Deep Preview

    January: Under 5s Tours

    A young boy and girl in dressed up in diver helmets

    Explore the world of submarines and creatures that live deep under the sea. Find shipwrecks and sunken treasure in this series of special character tours for under 5s (and their carers!).

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    Date: Tuesdays & Saturdays 7 - 24 January

    Time: 10am or 11am

    Eventbrite - Under 5s Tour - Aquanaut Adventurers

    General Information

    Please meet at the foyer 5–10 minutes before the program and collect your sticker from the front desk. If you arrive early or want to stay longer, you can explore our galleries and our Mini Mariners Play space or grab a coffee from the Kiosk or Yots cafe.

    Our Plan Your Visit page has everything you need to know about a trip to the museum.

    Bookings are essential.

    Booked playgroups are welcome!

    Enquiries: phone +61 2 9298 3655 or email bookings@anmm.gov.au.

    Ticket Information

    Prices: $8.50 per child, first adult $3.50, additional adults $7. FREE for Members.

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