Events calendar

This is my heritage
01 August 2016 - 31 December 2018
Discover the profound connection that objects have to family, country and culture
This is my heritage
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
Meteorites
15 September 2017 - 04 August 2018
Meteorites
Perception Deception
26 January 2018 - 05 August 2018
Challenge how you make sense of your world by playing with perception, illusions and your senses in this hands-on science exhibition.
Perception Deception
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
One Man's Passion
23 February 2018 - 29 July 2018
See model trains from the 'T-House Model Rail Collection'.
One Man's Passion
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives
16 March 2018 - 26 August 2018
Meet six mummies and unlock the secrets behind their wrappings using the latest CT scanning technology in Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives until 26 August 2018.
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives
Evolution: Torres Strait Masks
24 March 2018 09:30 AM - 02 September 2018 05:00 PM
An exhibition celebrating the rich and continuing history of mask making in Zenadh Kes (Torres Strait).
Evolution: Torres Strait Masks
1982 Commonwealth Games Electric Van
28 March 2018 - 30 September 2018
See one of two Lucas Bedford electric vans used during the 1982 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane.
1982 Commonwealth Games Electric Van
Shapeshifters: 3D Printing the Future
19 May 2018 - 02 September 2018
See how 3D printing has revolutionized the way we design and apply products in our everyday lives.
Shapeshifters: 3D Printing the Future
660: Calling Home
23 May 2018 - 19 August 2018
Connecting the past, present and future through moving art exhibition, 660: Calling Home.
660: Calling Home
Palaeo Playspace
02 June 2018 - 21 October 2018
Kids can join in the fun at the all new Palaeo Playspace
Palaeo Playspace
Dinosaur rEvolution: Secrets of Survival
02 June 2018 - 21 October 2018
Explore the predatory prehistoric world of dinosaurs with animatronics, 3D models, close-to-life sized murals and fossil casts you can touch.
Dinosaur rEvolution: Secrets of Survival
Alice's Wonderland
22 June 2018 - 28 January 2019
A Most Curious Adventure
Alice's Wonderland
Beau's Buddies
16 July 2018 09:45 AM - 21 September 2018 10:30 AM
A fun, free program of activities for children under 6.
Beau's Buddies
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 - SOLD OUT
28 July 2018 - 29 July 2018
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Fun and Games: Torres Strait Style
28 July 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
A Torres Strait song and dance performance about traditions, heritage and childhood games
Fun and Games: Torres Strait Style
Curator Conversation
01 August 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Presented on the first Wednesday of each month at 2pm
Curator Conversation
Nippers Play & Learn
07 August 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Nippers Play & Learn
09 August 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
A Night at the Museum
10 August 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Kick off National Science Week festivities with a night time Egyptian and science inspired adventure - the perfect way for families to take part in this year’s nationwide celebration of science and technology.
A Night at the Museum
Millinery with Johanna Guerin
11 August 2018 - 12 August 2018
Learn how to create a felt Cloche hat in this two day workshop
Millinery with Johanna Guerin
Workshop: Intro to 3D Printing
11 August 2018
A one hour 3D printing workshop.
Workshop: Intro to 3D Printing
National Science Week
11 August 2018 - 19 August 2018
Celebrate National Science Week at the Museum!
National Science Week
Workshop: 3D Printing Immersion
12 August 2018
A three hour 3D printing workshop.
Workshop: 3D Printing Immersion
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