Events & activities

unsettle
10 February 2017 - 26 August 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
Palaeo Playspace
02 June 2018 - 21 October 2018
Kids can join in the fun at the all new Palaeo Playspace
Palaeo Playspace
One Weekend in Queensland
09 June 2018 - 01 July 2018
Snap your #1WeekendinQLD to be part of Queensland’s history! We’re want to get a glimpse into how Queenslander’s right across the State spend their weekends, to display in a new Queensland Museum gallery opening late 2018.
One Weekend in Queensland
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project - SOLD OUT
23 June 2018 - 25 June 2018
Extend your blacksmithing skills and create a custom bar stool
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project - SOLD OUT
Colour in Egyptian Mural
25 June 2018 09:30 AM - 28 June 2018 01:30 PM
Bring your little ones to the Museum for an Egyptian inspired celebration of decoration! Join us in the Whale Mall to help us bring our large Egyptian mural to life.
Colour in Egyptian Mural
Cheeky Neurons
26 June 2018 - 27 June 2018
In this facilitated and hands-on craft activity, your little ones will create their own Cheeky Neuron character while learning about brains, neurons and epilepsy.
Cheeky Neurons
Curator Tour
27 June 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
A Night at the Museum
29 June 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
This night-time learning adventure will be one to remember.
A Night at the Museum
Dinosaur rEvolution School Holiday Program
30 June 2018 - 15 July 2018
Visit the Museum for the Dinosaur rEvolution: Secret of Survival School Holiday Program
Dinosaur rEvolution School Holiday Program
Day out with Thomas
30 June 2018 - 15 July 2018
Make a day of it with entry to the Museum and all exhibits included in your ticket.
Day out with Thomas
Steam Train Sunday
01 July 2018, 10:15 AM - 01:00 PM
One hour steam train trips through Brisbane.
Steam Train Sunday
Sensory Friendly Day out with Thomas Session
02 July 2018, 08:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A Day out with Thomas session for children with sensory processing difficulties.
Sensory Friendly Day out with Thomas Session
Science Wonderland
02 July 2018 09:30 AM - 13 July 2018 03:00 PM
Winter School Holiday Program - Science Wonderland
Science Wonderland
Curator Conversation
04 July 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Presented on the first Wednesday of each month at 2pm
Curator Conversation
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop
04 July 2018 - 05 July 2018
Blacksmithing workshop for teenagers
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop
Grandchester Express
07 July 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Get on-board this return steam train journey to historic Grandchester Station. Add Museum entry and make a whole day out.
Grandchester Express
Twilight Science Wonderland
11 July 2018, 04:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Winter School Holiday Program - Twilight Science Wonderland
Twilight Science Wonderland
Dinosaurs By Night
13 July 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Come along for the most prehistoric Friday 13th ever at Dinosaurs by Night
Dinosaurs By Night
Dinosaur rEvolution Sound Down
14 July 2018, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
For those who like their dinosaurs a little less 'roarsome'.
Dinosaur rEvolution Sound Down
Nippers Play & Learn
17 July 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Curator Tour
18 July 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Nippers Play & Learn
19 July 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
After Dark
20 July 2018, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Don't miss this unique opportunity to experience Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives exhibition after dark.
After Dark
Curator Tour
25 July 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Blacksmithing Basics
28 July 2018 - 29 July 2018
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics
Curator Conversation
01 August 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Presented on the first Wednesday of each month at 2pm
Curator Conversation
Steam Train Sunday
05 August 2018, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
One hour steam train trips through Brisbane.
Steam Train Sunday
Nippers Play & Learn
07 August 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
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