Explosion of the Day

24 September–10 October 2016, 11.30am, 1.30, 3pm Powerhouse Museum Free Entry

Ignite your curiosity and take part in demonstrations of everything that goes boom! From liquid nitrogen to explosions with gummy bears, you’ll find out about the explosive science behind the bang from the Museum’s expert educators.

All ages


Now open, free of charge

Please note:

  • To visit the museum, simply arrive at the main entrance between 10am – 4.30pm and scan our QR to register for FREE entry
  • Visitors wishing to pre-book their visit can do so here:
  • Some exhibitions are not open. Find out which exhibitions you can see on your visit.
  • To help plan your visit, please find information here about the measures we’ve put in place to keep everyone safe. Visitors are required to provide their name and contact details on arrival to support contact tracing in line with NSW Health rules and our COVID-Safe plan.
  • If you wish to bring a group, or have any accessibility questions about your visit, please contact us at book@maas.museum or call 9217 0222.


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Plan Your Experience

All the information you need to plan your visit is available on the Powerhouse Museum venue page, including:

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