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Experience diverse and inclusive events and programs for audiences of all ages and abilities.

Muswellbrook Art Hunt

When: Anytime

Where: Muswellbrook CBD

What: An interactive, self-guided walking tour and treasure hunt. Use your smartphone to follow the clues and answer the questions relating to ten public artworks around Bridge Street, Muswellbrook. Whether you’re a visitor or a local, get out and about exploring Muswellbrook CDB and discover art, culture and history. Visit muswellbrookarthunt.com.au.

Credit: Made possible with the support of the NSW Government and the Festival of Place – Summer Fund.

Art Detectives

When: Anytime during gallery opening hours Weekdays 10:00am-4:00pm, Weekends 10:00am-3:00pm

Where: MRAC

What: Calling all Art Detectives! Report to the gallery team for your art detective assignment. Young art sleuths will be awarded their official Art Detective badge on competition of a fun, treasure hunt style activity designed to tune their skills of observation. Suitable for ages 4-10.

Open House Tours

When: 11:30am each Saturday

Where: MRAC

What: Join the gallery team for a free guided tour of the current exhibitions, permanent collections and ‘back of house’ experience. To join a tour, visit the reception desk on arrival.

The People’s Studio

When: 5:30pm-7:30pm, first Friday of each month

Where: MRAC

What: Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre and Upper Hunter Conservatorium of Music celebrate the first Friday of each month with the People’s Studio – where music and art meet to feed the creative you.

Bring along a sketch pad, pencils, watercolours, interesting things to draw, paint or create to make art in the company of others, enjoy live music, and sample the Gallery Café’s delicious street-style food. There’ll be a handful of art materials available so everyone can join in and have a dabble. Pay what you can upon entry.

Art Station

When: 10:00am-11:00am, third Saturday of each month

Where: MRAC

What: Share in art – open to children and adults alike! Free family exploratory art activities inspired by the exhibitions. No bookings required.