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Ultimo, Australia

Obscura Day 2016: Esoteric Inventions at the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Go behind the scenes on a special-access tour of MAAS's basement storage area as we explore some of the more unusual items in the museum's collections.

Join us for a curated presentation of esoteric technology and unusual inventions on a special-access tour of MAAS's basement storage area!

When you own half a million things, you can't show all of them at once. Some of them go into storage. This Obscura Day, the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences has offered us an exclusive opportunity to visit their basement to get a behind-the-scenes look at some of the stranger pieces in their collection. On this curator-led tour we'll explore the secrets behind the unusual inventions, strange technologies and curious fashions that didn't quite catch on as much as they should have.

Saturday, April 16; 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ticket Cost: $30 Adult, $24 MAAS Member, $24 Concession, $24 Child

Meet at the Powerhouse Museum's cloaking desk, Level 3
500 Harris St.
Ultimo NSW 2007, Australia

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