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School Holidays

Come back soon for the announcement of our exciting summer school holiday program. 

All Day Science Workshops

Each school holidays the Powerhouse Museum offers exciting all day workshops for budding scientists aged 7-13.

Workshops that have been offered covering a wide variety of science topics and include:
* Science of Light
* Spy School
* Science of Architecture
* Science of Flight
* Glow in the Dark Science
* Science of Angry Birds
* Wallace & Gromit’s Inventors Workshop

For further information

Thinkspace Workshops

Thinkspace is the Powerhouse Museum’s digital learning centre offering learn-by-making workshops with science and design themes.

Learn the essentials of video game design and create your own game. Use Minecraft to make a short story or music video. Use Scratch and LEGO to create your own Pacman game. Learn to build electronic circuits using Arduino. For ages 7 and over.

Click on the image to be taken to Thinkspace website and further information about the workshops.

Thinkspace workshops

Sydney Observatory and
Powerhouse Discovery Centre

For more fun holiday activities why not visit Sydney Observatory or the Powerhouse Discovery Centre.

Note: The Powerhouse Discovery Centre is temporarily closed for major renovations.

Visit Sydney Observatory

The Powerhouse Discovery Centre: Collection Stores at Castle Hill