Events 2021

Imaginaturalists - Nature Illustration for Beginners

27 August | 28 August | 29 August 2021
Beginner drawing workshops for children and adults which aim to help us to engage with the environment, encouraging a love of nature and a desire to explore and protect our world.
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Music and the Brain

Public Talk
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National Science Week: Brain and Biomes

14 - 28 August 2021
Join us for a host of online talks and virtual exhibitions during the National Science Week (14 - 28 August 2021).
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Museum Wordsmiths - POSTPONED

This event has been postponed.
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Build A World …. In Cardboard! - POSTPONED

This event has been postponed.
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Winter Science Special - CANCELLED

29 June, 1 July, 6 July and 8 July 2021
Science shows are cancelled.
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Make Music Day Australia at Newcastle Museum

Celebrate upcoming International Music Day by joining the global Make Music Day movement!
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Hidden Beneath Newcastle Talk

Celebrate National Archaeology Week 2021 with Tim Adams, the Principal Archaeologist from Umwelt Australia and uncover hidden histories of Newcastle

Girls on Key Poetry Workshops/ Open Mic

Sunday 11 April
Free poetry workshops for beginners and advanced aspiring writers, followed with a poetry books launch and an open mic session for all poetry lovers.
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Science Busking!

Tuesdays and Thursdays 6 - 15 April 2021
Live science shows "Science Busking" are back at the Museum for the Autumn School Holidays!
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The Green Millennial Magazine Launch

Friday 26 March
Join us to celebrate the release of The Green Millennial Magazine, Issue Three!
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Newcastle Chamber Choir Concert at the Museum

Sunday 21 March
Newcastle Chamber Choir's performances at the Newcastle Museum are back!
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The Art and Science of Cyanotype - Workshop

Wednesday 13 & 20 January 2021
Learn about the world’s first photographic process in this hands-on workshop.
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Super Sneaky Science! – Roaming Science Shows

Tuesday 12 & 19 & Thursday 14 & 21 January 2021
Join our scientists for some fantastic pop-up science at Newcastle Museum! 
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