Can you take backpack to Mona?1. Bags and Baggage. Day-packs and handbags are not allowed inside the Museum, please leave in Reception. Rucksacks and suitcases must be left in the Hotel Reception - obtain receipt.
Can you bring a bag in to Mona?The MONA provides a cloakroom and you can also leave small bags and items during your visit to the museum.
How long do you spend at Mona?If you are wondering how long to spend at MONA, I always recommend allowing 2 hours as an absolute minimum, and up to 8 hours (a full day) if you know you are going to love MONA.
How much does it cost to build Mona?$64 million
Technically challenging, this landmark building consists of concrete construction and is uniquely cut into the side of a peninsular on the banks of the picturesque Derwent River.
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Is MONA worth going?But having recently ticked MONA off my 'must see' list, I can assure you it definitely deserves it. A trip to MONA should be considered an all-day affair not only because there's so much to take in but because you're likely to need a step outside for a brain break.
Does MONA run at a loss?MONA itself runs at a loss, something that occasionally makes Tasmanians nervous.
Does Mona have a pool?This 8.4-acre recreational facility also includes a gymnasium and a swimming pool that is open daily throughout the summer season.
How long is the ferry from Hobart to Mona?Ferry. Our high-speed catamarans sail between Hobart's Brooke Street Pier and Mona often, and take around twenty-five minutes one way. Please phone Ticket Support if you'd like to make a booking for a passenger under four. If travelling on the ferry, there are 99 steps upon arrival at Mona.
Is there a lift at Mona?Here you'll find the mostly accessible Moorilla Wine Bar and Ether Building, which houses accommodation reception on the ground floor and the Source Restaurant and Cellar Door upstairs (accessible via lift). It's Mona, plus extra staff on the floor in case you need a bit more support.
Is there free parking at MONA?Parking is free, but there's not much of it. Allow twenty minutes. Accessible parking is available; head up the driveway and turn left.
Is MONA okay for kids?There's a mixture of antiquities, photography, paintings, video and immersive installations from Australia and around the world. A lot of the content is adult-themed – David Walsh obviously has a fascination with sex and death. But MONA is still a place you can take kids as many of the works are interactive and fun.
Are kids allowed in MONA?For everyone else, museum entry is $35 for adults, $30 concession and $10 for under 18s and free for under 12s. You can book timed museum entry or if you can't commit to a time, book a wildcard instead. Wildcard entry is subject to capacity. Under 18s are free, but will still need to book a timed or wildcard ticket.
Why can't you wear a backpack in a museum?3 Answers. Because if your bag is large enough to be only carried on your back (i.e. you cannot carry it on one shoulder), you'll much more likely to bump into, and do some damage to objects/sculptures/other people while turning around.
Can I sit with my backpack in the plane?In most cases, backpacks are considered personal items as long as they fit under the seat in front of you. For example, if you use a backpack as a personal item and put it under the seat in front of you, you can then use a duffel as a carry-on bag as long as it's under the airline's size requirements.
Is Mona indoor or outdoor?Mona is filled with outdoor art and that part took up a substantial amount of our time so make sure you allocate a good 30 minutes to an hour. It is however always so windy out there and can get cold so make sure you bring a little jacket or cardigan, even in summer.
How much is a taxi from Hobart Airport to Mona?The quickest way to get from Hobart Airport (HBA) to MONA Hobart is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 22 min.
What days is Mona open?Fridays to Mondays, 10am–5pm.
You can book timed entry or wildcard; more info below.