What's On


Autumn School Holidays

Junior Ballroom

Step up to the dance floor or into the videogame arcade at the Powerhouse Museum during the April school holidays.


Special Event: Cogs’ Steam Show

Cogs' with Loco 3265

Cogs is taking his Steam Show to Steamfest and Trainworks this Autumn School Holidays!


School Holiday All Day Science Workshop

Cogs Science Workshops

All day hands-on science workshops for budding scientists aged 7-13. This Autumn we will explore the science of Angry Birds!


Event: Discover Morse Code


Find out how to send a message via Morse Code!


Regular Programs: Science On Show!

The Super Silly Slime Show

Come and join us each weekend in the Experimentations Theatrette for some spectacular science show fun.


Regular Programs: Storytelling in the Kings

Rail Tales: Emily's Big Train Ride

Join our Museum volunteers in the Kings Cinema for an interactive storytelling session for all ages.


Exhibition and Programs: Space

Children in the Space exhibition

Join us as we celebrate Yuri’s Night (12 April) with a special musical performance.


Exhibition and Programs: The Wiggles

Wiggles Exhibition Logo

Jump into the world of The Wiggles with this amazing exhibition.


Exhibitions: Zoe’s Choice

Children in the Steam Revolution Exhibition

Zoe has selected some of the exhibitions she likes explore when she visits the Museum.


Play space: The Magic Garden

The Magic Garden

Play among pumpkins and mushrooms, chase fish in a digital pond or catch butterflies at the garden gate.


Play Space: Zero Gravity Space Lab

zero gravity lab

Come and experience the illusion of weightlessness in space.


Play Space: Cogs’ Playground

cogs' playground

The Museum’s courtyard has been transformed into an outdoor playground.


Music Performances

Shire Band

The Shire Bands will perform in the Turbine Hall on Sunday 8 December