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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

Little faces

Thursday 24 June 2021
Dr Brown and Green Old Time Waltz
Dr Brown and Green Old Time Waltz, 1983 Harold Thornton. © Estate of Harold Thornton

Do we have a treat for the smaller humans in your life!

Little faces is for babies and toddlers (with their grown up) to play, sing and have fun discovering a portrait together.

In May and June join a Learning Facilitator to look at Dr Brown and the Green Old Time Waltz by Harold Thornton to explore feelings and trees using movement, singing and crafty play.

For children from 6 months - 3 years.

The program is made possible with funds donated by Tim Fairfax AC.

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This program is wheelchair accessible.

Other ways to book: Phone 02 6102 7070 or email bookings@npg.gov.au

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

The National Portrait Gallery is an Australian Government Agency