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
Palaeo Playspace
02 June 2018 - 21 October 2018
Kids can join in the fun at the all new Palaeo Playspace
Palaeo Playspace
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
National Science Week
11 August 2018 - 19 August 2018
Celebrate National Science Week at the Museum!
National Science Week
STEM Stations (for Schools)
13 August 2018 - 17 August 2018
National Science Week activities for schools.
STEM Stations (for Schools)
Discovery Centre Pop Ups
16 August 2018, 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Join us as we celebrate National Science Week with Queensland Museum Information Expert Steve Wilson.
Discovery Centre Pop Ups
After Dark National Science Week
17 August 2018, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Help us celebrate National Science Week with an Egyptian twist at After Dark.
After Dark National Science Week
Curiouser and Curiouser!
17 August 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Celebrating National Science Week
Curiouser and Curiouser!
Behind the Scenes Tour
18 August 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
Goodnight at the Museum
18 August 2018 - 19 August 2018
Bring your sleeping bag, pillows and excitement for a wild sleepover at the Museum to celebrate National Science Week.
Goodnight at the Museum
The Lifespan of Habitable Worlds
18 August 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Join NASA Scientist Dr Andrew Rushby for a free National Science Week 2018 Event at the Queensland Museum.
The Lifespan of Habitable Worlds
The Lifespan of Habitable Worlds
18 August 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join NASA Scientist Dr Andrew Rushby for a free National Science Week 2018 Event at the Queensland Museum.
The Lifespan of Habitable Worlds
Build an Electric Car
18 August 2018, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Build your own electric car.
Build an Electric Car
Electric Car Rally
18 August 2018, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Get into gear at the electric car rally!
Electric Car Rally
Nippers Play & Learn
21 August 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Curator Tour
22 August 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Nippers Play & Learn
23 August 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
25 August 2018 - 26 August 2018
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD  OUT
Curator Tour
29 August 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Steam Train Sunday
02 September 2018, 10:15 AM - 01:00 PM
One hour steam train trips through Brisbane.
Steam Train Sunday
Father's Day Buffet Breakfast
02 September 2018, 07:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Treat your Dad to a delicious Father's Day breakfast
Father's Day Buffet Breakfast
Nippers Play & Learn
04 September 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Curator Conversation
05 September 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Presented on the first Wednesday of each month at 2pm
Curator Conversation
Curator Tour
05 September 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
Nippers Play & Learn
06 September 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
08 September 2018 - 09 September 2018
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Movie Night: Alice in Wonderland
08 September 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Family Movie Night: Alice in Wonderland
Movie Night: Alice in Wonderland
Dinosaur rEvolution Sound Down
11 September 2018, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
For those who like their dinosaurs a little less 'roarsome'.
Dinosaur rEvolution Sound Down
Curator Tour
12 September 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a curator led tour of the Museum.
Curator Tour
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