Past Event

Octopus Garden

Get tentacle-tied with this fascinating interactive experience!

Dive into the mesmerising world of one of the ocean’s most enigmatic creatures. Play, hunt and hide in the Octopus Garden at the Australian National Maritime Museum.

Developed in collaboration with Junior Major and featuring artwork by InkHunter, this new immersive space gives visitors of all ages the chance to experience the extraordinary behaviours of the elusive octopus. From their impressive camouflage skills to their incredible shapeshifting abilities, discover the ways in which they thrive in the depths of the ocean.

Play and dream this summer for an unforgettable day in the life of these magnificent creatures.

Octopus Garden is part of WONDERWATER, the museum’s summer program running from 22 December until 5 February.

Octopus Garden

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2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour

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Map, showing Octopus Garden