Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart

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Boasting a large, well-maintained, and diverse collection of paintings, sculptures, and other artwork, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery preserves and documents the history and culture of Tasmania. Founded in 1843, the institution possesses an eclectic collection, from old staircases suspended in midair to suits of armor and colonial furniture. The museum was redeveloped in 2013. Plan to see Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and other attractions that appeal to you using our Hobart driving holiday planner.
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  • What an extraordinary museum of international class and content . Marry that with totally knowledgeable engaging staff and you will experience a true gem . Australia should be proud  more »
  • A great little gallery and museum to learn about the history of Tasmania’s unique fauna. But also a confronting look at the history of one of Australia’s first colonised areas. The staff were all...  more »
  • A very nice museum. Permanent exhibitions are free, temporary ones go for a small fee. The 2019 exhibition on dinosaurs is very interesting, and well thought out. Kids have plenty to do and see, many things are interactive. Very good for curious kids, who keep on discovering new things at each visit.
  • The museum was great to see. There was a dinosaur expo on when we went admission was $15 each and it was good but not very big. Very interactive for kids though. The museum was interesting too some great artworks and friendly staff that were happy to discuss some of them with me. And an interesting section on coins.
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