Arts & Culture

Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into Arts & Culture and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

 

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Articles

30 Jul 2016

Watch out, seagulls, Iā€™m on your case! An update from Bailey

19 Jul 2016

Boats in Sulawesi: An illustrated journey

12 Jul 2016

Introducing Bailey Haggarty ā€“ Assistant Director, Seagulls

08 Jul 2016

The life of a lighthouse keeper

22 Jun 2016

Look to the horizon: Why latitude was easier to find than longitude

09 Jun 2016

Time in motion: capturing the clockmaker's art

08 Jun 2016

Where on earth are you? A beginners guide to longitude

03 Jun 2016

A single-object museum? The Vasa shipwreck

28 May 2016

The walking dead ā€“ bringing 1500 year-old graves to life

24 May 2016

From Birka to Bjorn Ironside - Working with Viking Age archaeology

18 May 2016

Man in the machine: submarines, ships, sailors and National memory

12 May 2016

What did you do for International Viking Day?

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The 56th Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition focuses our attention on the beauty and fragility of the natural world
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Events and Exhibitions

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Event

Ocean Spirit Rising
Habitat

Exhibition

Haenyeo
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Exhibition

Fire on waters edge

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Encounters 2020
Encounters 2020
Cooks Voyage Game
Cook's Voyages Game
Navigate by the stars
The HMB Endeavour's Voyage of Exploration

Videos

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Curator Daina Fletcher touring Haenyeo: The Sea Women of Jeju Island
Haenyeo: The Sea Women of Jeju Island
Behind the scenes tour of the Australian National Maritime Museum with Assistant Director Michael Harvey
Behind the scenes tour of the museum
Cookie in Te Wai Pounamu Meets Cook Strait by Michel Tuffery, 2011, courtesy of the artist and Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane
Cook: Man or Myth?