Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Tours
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There’s plenty of history to soak up on a visit to Hobart, Australia’s second-oldest settlement. Get a lesson in history with a visit to Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG), established in 1843 by the Royal Society of Tasmania. You’ll see archaeological and colonial relics, Aboriginal artifacts, old photographs, ephemera and fine examples of colonial decorative arts.
The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery is on Macquarie Street behind Sullivan’s Cove in the heart of Hobart. Entrance is free, but donations are accepted.
Address: 40 Macquarie Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
Hours: Open Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm, closed ANZAC Day, Good Friday and Christmas.
4 Tours and Activities to Experience Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Book a 1- or 2-day pass on a Hobart hop-on hop-off bus tour for an easy way to explore the city's top attractions at your own pace. Travel by double-decker red bus to 20 stops around the city, where you can hop off whenever you wish to visit the places that interest you. Or opt to stay onboard the bus for the full loop.
Combine two sightseeing tours in one day. Gain easy access to Hobart via a Mt. Wellington (Kunanyi) explorer bus and a hop-on hop-off city loop by open-top, double-decker bus. First, a 2-hour return trip includes 20 minutes at the summit, with views over Tasmania and a range of walking tracks to explore. Then enjoy a 90-minute narrated tour with 20 convenient stops around the city. Guides and maps included.
Taking safety measures
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Guides required to regularly wash hands
See Hobart at your own pace with a combination package that includes a 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour pass and a guided tour of the Cascade Brewery. Visit the places that interest you with 20 stops available on the hop-on hop-off tour. You’ll also get to sample beers at Cascade Brewery after your tour.
Discover the whole of Hobart with a 48-hour ticket for the Hop-On Hop-Off bus. The 90-minute route includes stops at MONA Ferry Terminal, the botanical gardens, maritime museum, and more. Get off and explore whenever you like and catch the next bus when you’re ready to continue your adventure. You also enjoy get a pass for the separate bus to kunanyi/Mount Wellington.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What are Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery hours of operation?
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery hours of operation: Open Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm, closed ANZAC Day, Good Friday and Christmas.. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
What's the best way to experience Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery?
The best ways to experience Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery are:
- Hobart Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
- Kunanyi/Mt Wellington Tour & Hobart Hop-On Hop-Off Bus
- Hobart Hop-On Hop-Off Bus & Cascade Brewery Tour
- Hobart Hop-On Hop-Off Bus & kunanyi/Mt Wellington Tour
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