Bella in the House

Experience a full day program with our MCA Bella & Sydney Opera House combined excursion for students with specific needs. Explore contemporary art and both cultural institutions in our FREE Bella in the House individually tailored program.

Engage with artworks in the MCA galleries and work with Bella Program Artist Educators to make and create your own response. Extend your journey in the outdoors and explore the harbour on your journey to the Opera House. Tour the House with guides experienced in special education and creative play, and link creative themes explored in the Bella program.

This new pilot program is offered once a month and is FREE for schools. Excursions can be tailored to the individual requirements of students aged 5 to 18 years with physical, intellectual, behavioural or sensory disability.

Advance bookings are essential.

Sessions are offered on Mondays once a month during the school term or on other days by request.

Session Times: Nominate your preferred session start time.
Session Length: 3 hours. This includes a 1 hour Bella program and a 1 hour Sydney Opera House tour, with 1 hour scheduled for lunch and travel between venues. Times can be varied by request

Advance bookings are essential – book online today

The MCA Bella program was established in 1993 through the generosity of MCA patrons, Dr Edward Jackson AM and Mrs Cynthia Jackson AM, and the Jackson family, in memory of their late daughter and sister Belinda.