Events calendar

This is my heritage
01 August 2016 - 28 February 2019
Discover the profound connection that objects have to family, country and culture
This is my heritage
Alice's Wonderland
22 June 2018 - 28 January 2019
A Most Curious Adventure
Alice's Wonderland
The Last Battle of a Forgotten War
27 July 2018 09:30 AM - 31 January 2019 05:00 PM
A commemoration for the 65th anniversary of the Battle of Samichon River - the Hook.
The Last Battle of a Forgotten War
One Man's Passion
31 August 2018 - 28 January 2019
See model trains from the 'T-House Model Rail Collection'
One Man's Passion
Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties
15 September 2018 - 24 February 2019
Welcome to the dark side of the Roaring Twenties.
Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties
Glass Plates and Rail Justice
15 September 2018 - 24 February 2019
See glass plate negatives and hear rail justice stories from Queensland Railways.
Glass Plates and Rail Justice
Become a SparkLab ambassador!
26 September 2018 - 31 January 2019
We’re looking for budding scientists to question, play, test, observe and talk – and help us celebrate SparkLab, our new Sciencentre experience!
Become a SparkLab ambassador!
Monkeys! A Primate Story
29 September 2018 - 28 January 2019
Go bananas for the world of primates at Queensland Museum’s latest exhibition, Monkeys! A Primate Story opening 29 September 2018 until 28 January 2019.
Monkeys! A Primate Story
Summer Days at the Museum
15 December 2018 - 28 January 2019
Make the Museum your essential stop these school holidays.
Summer Days at the Museum
Summer Days at the Museum
15 December 2018 09:30 AM - 28 January 2019 05:00 PM
Stay cool and breeze into the Museum these summer holidays with amazing science shows, activities and the new Sciencentre exhibition.
Summer Days at the Museum
Insectarium
03 January 2019 - 25 January 2019
School Holiday Fun!
Insectarium
From Swords to Ploughshares
04 January 2019 09:30 AM - 28 February 2019 05:00 PM
Townsville men and women who served their community in war and peace.
From Swords to Ploughshares
Sensory Friendly Day
23 January 2019, 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
We'll turn the sound down to create a fun space for children with sensory processing difficulties.
Sensory Friendly Day
Curator Conversation
06 February 2019, 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Presented on the first Wednesday of each month at 2.30pm
Curator Conversation
Prohibition Party
09 February 2019, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Drink, dance and explore your way through the glitz and glam of the roaring 20s!
Prohibition Party
Behind the Scenes Tour
16 February 2019
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
23 February 2019 - 24 February 2019
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Little Nippers
07 March 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Little Nippers
14 March 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
NASA – A Human Adventure
15 March 2019 - 09 October 2019
NASA – A Human Adventure is a thrilling journey through humankind’s exploration of space, opening 15 March until 9 October 2019
NASA – A Human Adventure
Little Nippers
21 March 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
23 March 2019 - 24 March 2019
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Little Nippers
28 March 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Stained Glass Leadlighting - SOLD OUT
30 March 2019 - 31 March 2019
Make a beautiful stained glass leadlight panel in this two day workshop
Stained Glass Leadlighting - SOLD OUT
Little Nippers
04 April 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
13 April 2019 - 14 April 2019
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Little Nippers
02 May 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project
04 May 2019 - 06 May 2019
Extend your blacksmithing skills with a choice of projects
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project
Little Nippers
09 May 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Little Nippers
16 May 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
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