LIFE WITH KIDS IN CANBERRA
LIFE WITH KIDS IN CANBERRA

Royal Australian Mint – School Holiday Program

Guided Tours – FREE

10am, 11am, and 2pm on weekdays

11am, 12pm, and 2pm on weekends/public holidays

  • 30 minutes duration
  • Meet at the top of the gallery stairs
  • No bookings required

 

Fill in the Blank Tours – FREE

1pm on weekdays

12pm on weekends

  • Join one of the Mint’s Visitor Experience Hosts for a unique 20-minute tour during the October school holiday period. What’s the tour about? You’ll have to join in to find out – we promise it will make cents!
  • Meet at the top of the gallery stairs
  • No bookings required

 

Bushrangers Colouring-In Competition! – FREE

  • Competition Closes 13th October
  • Choose between the fearless Mary Ann Bugg, fascinating Birdman of the Coorong, notorious ‘Mad Dog’ Morgan or infamous Moondyne Joe and colour-in one of Australia’s boldest, baddest or ugliest Bushrangers for your chance to win a 2019 $1 Mintmark and Privy Mark Uncirculated Coin Set!
  • Terms and conditions apply. See website for details.

 

Family Tours

Tuesday, 1 October, 8 October

Thursday, 3 October, 10 October

  • 10.30am-11.30am
  • Gallery and Education Room
  • Ticketed Event with the Following Prices:
    • 2 x children and 2 x adults – $20.00
    • 1 x adult and 2 x child – $15.00
    • Single child – $7.00
    • Single adult – $8.00
  • Come along to our family tours! These sessions will include a family friendly tour and craft activity followed by morning tea. This activity is for children aged between 5-11 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Bookings are available via the What’s On section of our website.

Mini-Minties: Kookaburra Pennies

Friday, 4 October

  • 10.30am-11.15am
  • Education room
  • $10.00 per child (plus booking fee)
  • Accompanying adults are not required to purchase a ticket.
  • Did you know that the Mint once tried to make square coins? And that they had a kookaburra on them? Join our Mini Minties team to design your own Kookaburra Penny and turn it into a placemat to use at home!
  • This activity is for children aged 4-6. The session will be followed by a complimentary coffee for parents and guardians. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Bookings essential via the What’s On section of our website. Numbers are limited.

 

Mini-Minties: Lucy Sparkles & Friends

Wednesday, 9 October

  • 10.30am-11.15am
  • Education room
  • $10.00 per child (plus booking fee)
  • Accompanying adults are not required to purchase a ticket.
  • Arr me hearties! Join Lucy Sparkles & Friends for an awesome pirate adventure. We’ll be on the hunt for a magical coin and there’ll be lots of dancing, singing and story-telling on the way. Dress ups encouraged!
  • This activity is for children aged 4-6. The session will be followed by a complimentary coffee for parents and guardians. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Bookings essential via the What’s On section of our website. Numbers are limited.
  • Note: this session is the same as the program run in January 2019.

 

Junior Minties Coin Trade – FREE

Friday, 11 October

  • 10.30am-11.30am
  • Education Room
  • Join us at the Mint to try your hand at a kid-friendly coin trade! Start or add to your collection by selecting some of the exciting coins we will have on offer. This activity is for children aged between 6-12 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Terms and conditions apply. See website for details.

Ages

Suitability of Activities Varies – check out the event descriptions above

Location

Education Room, Royal Australian Mint, Denison Street, Deakin, ACT

Date

Sep 30 2019 - Oct 11 2019

Cost

Cost varies depending on activity

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Royal Australian Mint
ACT
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