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SCIENCEWORKS

Opening Hours

Daily 10.00am–4.30pm
Closed Good Friday
and Christmas Day

Where to find us

Scienceworks
2 Booker Street
Spotswood, Victoria, 3015

What's on

Star trails time lapse

AstroLight Festival

Astronauts and earthlings, experts and amateurs, family and friends unite for a night starring astronomy and light.

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Girl constructing a paper automaton

School holiday activities

Help Scienceworks celebrate the launch of our brand new exhibition Freewheeling with a Spring holiday program exploring the science of movement!

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Two girls making a light-up card with a Scienceworks' staff member in Test Lab.

Test Lab

Don't miss Test Lab a temporary, pop-up, making and tinkering experience for older kids, with drop-in tinkering, bookable workshops and a new Thursday Makers Club.

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A girl wearing a red painting smock showing her paint-stained hands to the camera

Little Kids' Day In

Creep, Crawl, Buzz! A fun day for kids aged 5 and under, their parents and carers.

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Colour and chaos

Test Lab tinkering for adults. Get in touch with your inner inventor or tinkerer at Test Lab, our new pop-up maker space.

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Jonti Horner standing in front of an image of Jupiter’s icy satellite Europe, one of the locations in the Solar System that might be a potential target in the search for life in coming decades.

Exoplanets & Life Elsewhere with Jonti Horner

Join astrobiologist Jonti Horner to hear about the exciting search for exoplanets – planets orbiting other stars – and life elsewhere.

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Basic Robotics Workshops

Get hands-on with robots in this intensive workshop, exclusive to Museum Members!

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Advanced Robotics Workshops

Delve deep into LEGO® Mindstorms® in this intensive workshop - exclusive to Museum Members!

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What's on the inside

Test Lab tinkering for adults. Get in touch with your inner inventor or tinkerer at Test Lab, our new pop-up maker space.

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Entrance to Think Ahead

Think Ahead

What will the future be like?

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Museum Members

Make wonder a part of every visit.  Join Museum Members.