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The Big Family Sing

Join us for a free drop-in to explore the basics of group and harmony singing! You will learn some easy songs that you can then perform with the band, as part of the Fritz Family Sing Choir.

Argus – 8 and 9 July

This theatrical puppet show explores the attempts of a little creature trying to find a home in a world where he just doesn’t fit in.

ArtClub – 18, 25 July and 1, 8, 15 August

Learn about five different artists and experiment with a variety of mediums such as mosaic, painting and sculpture.

What's on at ArtPlay

See what's on at ArtPlay during season 2, 2015 or download a text-only version of the ArtPlay season 2 program (Word, 91KB)

Bookings for season 2 events are now open.

Celebrating 10 years of ArtPlay


A snapshot of ArtPlay moments over the past 10 years.

ArtPlay extras

ArtPlay Backyard

ArtPlay Backyard

Come and play in the ArtPlay Backyard during the holidays and Sundays in May.

See more ArtPlay Backyard

ArtPlay for Artists

ArtPlay for Artists

Share knowledge and ideas between artists, educators and arts professionals.

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Kids gallery

Kids gallery

See visual artwork created by children as part of ArtClub.

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Close Encounters

Close Encounters

Join us for a special event where over 240 lanterns will be lighting up the ArtPlay space.

See more Close Encounters

Contact us

Phone: 03 9664 7900

Email: artplay@melbourne.vic.gov.au

Location: Birrarung Marr, behind Federation Square
(Look out for the red brick building next to the playground.)
Melway reference: 1B R12

Opening hours

ArtPlay is open Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 4pm.

Please check the calendar for event details.

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