Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery (QVMAG) Tours and Activities
Colonial to 21st-century art, Australian craft and design, natural history, science, convict memorabilia – Launceston’s Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery (QVMAG) is a cornucopia of Tasmanian history and design.
The museum’s Aboriginal collection features traditional shell necklaces and community history. Other permanent exhibitions include installations tracing Tasmanian lives, science and technology, transport, sport and the art of the blacksmith.
An important research and resource center, the museum also has a rich collection of photography, oral histories, cuttings and files.
The popular Launceston Planetarium explores the origins of life, Pluto and the current night sky with digital shows, technical wizardry and the high-powered star projector.