Events & activities

unsettle
10 February 2017 - 30 April 2018
A new artists-in-residence program at Queensland Museum will see Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people draw on the State Collection to inspire works of film, street and visual art, music and theatre. Running from February 2017 to April 2018, unsettle is a Digi Youth Arts Creative Initiative supported by Queensland Museum.
unsettle
Discover More Talks 2018
09 February 2018 12:00 PM - 13 November 2018 01:00 PM
Discover more about the world around us in this long-running talk series.
Discover More Talks 2018
Beau's Buddies
17 April 2018 09:45 AM - 28 June 2018 10:30 AM
A fun, free program of activities for children under 6.
Beau's Buddies
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
21 April 2018 - 22 April 2018
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Discovery Day
24 April 2018, 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Join us for our Discovery Day for Little Learners, designed for under 6 years of age.
Discovery Day
ANZAC Day Service
25 April 2018, 07:15 AM
Join a service at the War Memorial to pay respect to all the Australians who made the supreme sacrifice.
ANZAC Day Service
An Evening with Da Vinci
27 April 2018, 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Join us for an evening inspired by da Vinci’s inventions
An Evening with Da Vinci
Nippers Play & Learn
01 May 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Curator Conversation - Meteorites
02 May 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Presented on the first Wednesday of each month at 2pm
Curator Conversation - Meteorites
Curator Tour
02 May 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Nippers Play & Learn
03 May 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives Teacher Preview
03 May 2018, 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Join us after-hours for a unique Professional Development event, which includes insight into museum practices and an exclusive exhibition viewing of Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives.
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives Teacher Preview
Leatherplaiting Workshop - SOLD OUT
05 May 2018 - 07 May 2018
Make your own plaited belt or whip in this two day workshop
Leatherplaiting Workshop - SOLD OUT
Curator Tour
09 May 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Museum Torchlight Tours
11 May 2018, 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Take a tour of the Museum by Torchlight!
Museum Torchlight Tours
Museum Twilight Markets
11 May 2018, 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Enjoy this Mother's Day market with handmade gifts, food trucks, live music and free craft workshops in Ipswich.
Museum Twilight Markets
Egyptian Mummies: Champagne and Sunsets
12 May 2018, 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Join us for an exclusive pre Mothers’ Day celebration at Queensland Museum on Saturday 12 May. Adults only.
Egyptian Mummies: Champagne and Sunsets
Steam Train Sunday
13 May 2018, 10:15 AM - 01:00 PM
One hour steam train trips through Brisbane.
Steam Train Sunday
Mother's Day Breakfast
13 May 2018, 07:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Treat your Mum to a delicious Mother's Day breakfast
Mother's Day Breakfast
Nippers Play & Learn
15 May 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Curator Tour
16 May 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Nippers Play & Learn
17 May 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
After Dark
18 May 2018, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
After the ultimate post-work knock-off session that will top up your culture quota for the next 12 months? After Dark is for you.
After Dark
STARGAZING: Ipswich
18 May 2018, 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Do you ever wonder about the stars twinkling above you? Come along for a night under the stars.
STARGAZING: Ipswich
Behind the Scenes Tour
19 May 2018
Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s collection stores with our expert tour guides. Discover our Social history, Anthropology and Biodiversity Collection.
Behind the Scenes Tour
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
19 May 2018 - 20 May 2018
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
National Simultaneous Storytime
23 May 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us to read a story during National Simultaneous Storytime
National Simultaneous Storytime
Curator Tour
23 May 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop - SOLD OUT
26 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
Make your own unique handcrafted fireside and BBQ tools
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop - SOLD OUT
Steam Train Sunday
03 June 2018, 10:15 AM - 01:00 PM
One hour steam train trips through Brisbane.
Steam Train Sunday
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