Tasmanian Art Discovery

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                      Tasmanian Art Discovery
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                      Tasmanian Art Discovery
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                      Tasmanian Art Discovery

The Concept

Recommended for: Secondary school students

Take your students' imagination to a new level with a visit to Tasmania's incredible Museum of Old and New Art (MONA). This 3-day tour includes time to explore Hobart’s artistic hub at Salamanca Place and an art class or artist’s talk. This tour is for secondary school visual arts students, and features improved learning through visiting contemporary art spaces and experiencing art culture.

Itinerary Day By Day

DAY 1 HOBART (D)

Check in for your flight to Hobart this morning. On arrival, transfer to your accommodation and check in. Take a self-guided walking tour of Salamanca Place, visiting the Salamanca Art Gallery, as well as taking in the sights at Constitution Dock and Battery Point. Dinner is included this evening.

DAY 2 MONA, HOBART (B, L, D)

Enjoy breakfast at your accommodation this morning. Today you will visit the renowned Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), the largest privately funded museum in Australia. This hugely popular museum displays an eclectic collection of antiquities, modern and contemporary art from the David Walsh collection. (Free entry for students). After lunch, which is included today, you will have the opportunity to explore the Contemporary Art Spaces of Tasmania Gallery (self-guided). Dinner is included this evening.

DAY 3 HOBART (B, L)

Check out of your accommodation after breakfast this morning, then visit one of Hobart’s many art spaces for an art class or an artist’s talk. Lunch is included today. Travel to the airport by coach this afternoon, and check in for your flight home.

Inclusions
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Meals as specified (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
  • Coach travel in Hobart
  • Entry to Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), for staff
  • 1 art class
Exclusions
  • Travel to/from Hobart (contact G.E.T Educational Tours for the best available airfares)