Culture Up Late

Explore the Australian Museum after hours and experience our new exhibition, Spiders – Alive & Deadly with 2-for-1 entry as the entire museum remains open until 9pm every Wednesday in January and February.

On every week:

  • Virtual Reality film, Collisions
  • Pop-up bar
  • Live music
  • Spider venom milking

Wednesday 18th January

Bug Chef

Make original ink-blot spiders, snack on sustainably farmed crickets and ants, win prizes at our pop-up mini-trivia comp, take a curator-led tour of Spiders, watch live venom milking and more…

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Wednesday 25th January

88 documentary film

Join us for Ngalu Warawi Marri (We Stand Strong) recognising Aboriginal resistance, protest and culture. Watch landmark documentary 88, hear Indigenous storytelling, explore Aboriginal technology and more…

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Wednesday 1st February

Stick insects

Explore museum specimens and handle live stick insects, take a curator-led tour of Spiders, join a spider-inspired Italian folk dancing workshop, grab a drink and relax to music from DJ Zan Rowe (triple j) and more…

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Wednesday 8th February

Spiders exhibition

Celebrate Pacifica and learn about one the world’s most vibrant cultures with Kapa Haka performances, Maori craft workshops, and displays of artefacts from the AM’s Cultural Collections and more…

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Collisions Trailer


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