Join us to kick-off of the Sydney Science Festival and explore the Powerhouse Museum after hours for FREE as you see the Museum in a whole new light at MAASive Lates: Science.
Meet experts, get creative with a range of hands-on activities, tour exhibitions and chat with scientists and curators in this huge night of science. Find the full timetable and map here.
- Be first to see the new exhibition Human non Human, take a curator tour and contemplate our evolving relationship to work, sex, belief and food
- From astrophysicists to forensic psychologists, microbiologists to roboticists, chat to experts taking part in all kinds of research at Speed Meet a Scientist
- Take part in a tasting of edible gelatinous anatomy with Human Non Human artist Lindsay Kelley
- Dissect and illustrate botanical specimens with Human Non Human artist Maria Fernanda Cardoso
- Join exclusive curator tours to gain expert insights into our exhibitions Human Non Human, Common Good and Interface.
- Stargaze on the forecourt with Sydney Observatory astronomers and telescopes
- Meet some of Australia’s favourite animals with Taronga ZooMobile
- Get hands-on and create your own electrical circuits with playdough
- Take a closer look at the food we eat under the microscope
- Become the scientist in Experimentations
- Sign-up to be a MAAS member and work in virtual reality to repair a futuristic science fiction command centre, run exclusively for our MAAS members… Already a member? Book your spot here!
- Arrive early for happy hour ($5 drinks before 7pm) and unwind with a drink, or grab some delicious snacks at the MAAS cafe.
18+. Bookings essential.