Fun and Learning for the Under 5s
The Maritime Museum welcomes 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers!
Tuesdays 1, 8 & 15 September
Saturday 12 September
Pack your bags for an imaginative journey on the high seas in a special character tour for under 5s and their carers. Learn about different types of boats and cultures from across the sea. Sing songs, dance the hula and enjoy storytime. Then you can create your own paper lei or paint a sail boat to take home.
Tuesdays 6, 13, 20 & 27 October
Saturday 10 October
Join your character guides as we tap and waddle like a penguin, clap like a seal and jump like a Humpback whale, travelling through the galleries to learn about Antarctic Animals. Enjoy story time, games and songs. Make a penguin puppet, a whale mobile or paint a seal to take home.
Tuesdays 3, 10, 17 & 24 November
Saturday 14 November
Every month, Mini Mariners welcomes 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers. Expect lots of fun with games, crafts, story time, 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.
If you arrive early or want to stay longer, you can explore our galleries (included in your ticket) and our Mini Mariners Play space or grab a coffee from the Kiosk or Yots cafe.
Prices: $8.50 per child, first adult $3.50, additional adults $7 (including Galleries Ticket). FREE for Members.
Dates and times: generally every Tuesday and one Saturday per month at either 10am or 11am.
Duration: 45 mins.
Bookings: essential. See details above.
Enquiries: phone +61 2 9298 3655 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Booked playgroups: welcome!
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Explore the world of submarine adventurers and creatures that live under the sea! Dance through the galleries, sing songs, and enjoy storytime. Experiment with special science activities, make your own explorer goggles or painted submarine to take home.
Let's follow the treasure map around the museum to find the secret treasure cave. Learn how to sing, dance and scrub the deck like a pirate. Then you can decorate your own pirate hat or parrot puppet to take home.
Extended to 6:00 pm in January
Last boarding time for Submarine and Tall Ships – 4.10pm
Closed Christmas Day 25 December.
+61 2 9298 3777
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Australia National Maritime Museum
Every day 9.30 am - 5 pm
Extend to 6.00 pm in January
Closed Xmas Day 25 Dec.
2 Murrey Street
sydney NSW 2000, AU
+61 2 9298 3777