$2 Entry | 13 - 24 December | 8pm – 11pm | Entry through gate D, Stadium Road

Christmas Lights at MOTAT

Come share in the magic of the season at MOTAT as the Museum counts down to Christmas with twelve magical evenings of festive fun and entertainment. 

Experience the Museum transformed into a fairy-lit wonderland, buzzing with holiday cheer, live music, festive movies, food trucks, a light tunnel, and more! 

This year featuring an outdoor ice-skating rink! 

The Trams will be operating, there will be plenty of arts and crafts, and kids can even get a photo with Santa! 

Ice-Skate Rink Pricing

20-minute sessions 



(Membership card required)

Adults (16+)

$15 $10

Children (Under 16)



Movie Schedule: 



Friday 13 December

Fred Claus

Saturday 14 December

Home Alone

Sunday 15 December

The Santa Clause

Monday 16 December


Tuesday 17 December

The Grinch

Wednesday 18 December

Fred Claus

Thursday 19 December

The Santa Clause

Friday 20 December

The Polar Express

Saturday 21 December

The Grinch

Sunday 22 December

Home Alone

Monday 23 December


Tuesday 24 December

The Polar Express

Please be advised:

  • There will be no parking available on Stadium Road during this event due to road works.
  • The Museum exhibition spaces will not be open after hours. 
  • MOTAT Mates passes and family group rates do not apply for this event. 
  • There will be photography and filming taking place at times throughout this series for future marketing purposes. 

13 - 24 December | Entry: Gate D | $2 Entry | Free for under 5s