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MAGNT DarwinMuseum of Central Australia and Megafauna Central 

reopened on Monday 18 May.

Saltwater Café and Discovery Centres in Darwin and Alice Springs remain closed.
Physical distancing and hygiene measures are in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. 

Organised groups must book ahead. To make a booking enquiry, click here

We look forward to seeing you soon!

MAGNT has partly reopened

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Please maintain
1.5m physical distancing
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Our team regularly clean the galleries for your safety
MAGNT Darwin
Open daily: 10am–4pm
Lyons Cottage 
Open Mon–Fri: 9am–4pm
Megafauna Central
Open Mon & Wed–Fri: 10am–4pm
Open Sat–Sun: 10am–2pm
Museum of Central Australia
Open Tue–Fri: 10am–4pm
Open Sat–Sun: 10am–2pm
Defence of Darwin Experience DDE
Defence of Darwin Experience
Temporarily closed.

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of the Northern Territory

GPO Box 4646,
Darwin NT 0801

+61 8 8999 8264
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MAGNT acknowledges the traditional owners of country across the Northern Territory and beyond, and pays respect to Elders past, present and emerging.
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