Events calendar

This is my heritage
01 August 2016 - 31 January 2020
Discover the profound connection that objects have to family, country and culture
This is my heritage
New Materialisms (anticipating Girrugarr) I-V
08 July 2019 - 01 March 2020
Coinciding with NAIDOC week, Queensland Museum have launched a new Indigenous photographic artwork exhibition titled, New Materialisms (anticipating Girrugarr) I-V, by renowned artist Danie Mellor on until 1 March 2020.
New Materialisms (anticipating Girrugarr) I-V
Making Connections
02 August 2019 09:30 AM - 24 November 2019 05:00 PM
An exhibition that explores the unique connection between French Polynesia and the HMS Pandora collection
Making Connections
Iridescent
03 August 2019 - 28 January 2020
Now open
Iridescent
Meteorites
04 August 2019 - 02 February 2020
4.5 billion years of impact
Meteorites
Palm Island and our People
09 August 2019 09:30 AM - 31 January 2020 05:00 PM
The inspiring history of Palm Island is celebrated in a fascinating showcase of images and digital stories.
Palm Island and our People
Bush Mechanics: The Exhibition
12 August 2019 - 02 February 2020
Coming 12 August 2019
Bush Mechanics: The Exhibition
A Portrait of Australia: Stories through the Lens of Australian Geographic
15 August 2019 - 24 November 2019
Celebrating the bush, the outback, the coast and the people who live there.
A Portrait of Australia: Stories through the Lens of Australian Geographic
Little Explorers
08 October 2019 09:45 AM - 12 December 2019 10:30 AM
The perfect way to introduce your little ones the Museum and its spaces
Little Explorers
Talks and Tours
08 October 2019 09:30 AM - 13 December 2019 05:00 PM
Discover stories behind our exhibitions and collections with a daily program of talks and tours.
Talks and Tours
Meet Our Curator: Chinchilla Fossil Collection
20 November 2019, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Join Kristen Spring, Collection Manager for Geosciences, for a free talk on fossil fauna in the Discovery Centre.
Meet Our Curator: Chinchilla Fossil Collection
Little Nippers
21 November 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop - SOLD OUT
23 November 2019 - 24 November 2019
Extend your blacksmithing skills and create a knife/hatchet
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop - SOLD OUT
Little Nippers
28 November 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Hand Made Under the Stars
28 November 2019, 03:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Our annual twilight artisan market
Hand Made Under the Stars
Yidaki
30 November 2019 - 29 March 2020
Explore Yidaki, Didjeridu and the Sound of Australia, opening 30 November 2019 to 29 March 2020.
Yidaki
Rescue
30 November 2019 09:30 AM - 08 March 2020 05:00 PM
Do you have what it takes to be a hero?
Rescue
The End of an Era
30 November 2019, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Drink, dance and explore your way through 1969 - the end of Steam Trains in Queensland, and the end of a rocking era!
The End of an Era
First 5 Forever Story Time
03 December 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Story time at the Museum for ages 0-6 years.
First 5 Forever Story Time
Little Nippers
05 December 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Spiders - The Exhibition
06 December 2019 - 04 May 2020
Explore the fascinating world of spiders, one of the most formidable and often feared creatures in Australia, opening 6 December 2019 until 4 May 2020.
Spiders - The Exhibition
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
07 December 2019 - 08 December 2019
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Science on the Move
07 December 2019 - 04 May 2020
COMING SOON
Science on the Move
Little Nippers
12 December 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Museum Torchlight Tours
13 December 2019, 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Take a tour of the Museum by Torchlight!
Museum Torchlight Tours
Museum Twilight Markets
13 December 2019, 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Enjoy this pop-up market with handmade gifts, food trucks, live music and more.
Museum Twilight Markets
Rescue By Night
13 December 2019, 05:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Discover the Museum after dark at this special late opening to celebrate the start of the summer holidays!
Rescue By Night
Be a Hero holiday program
06 January 2020 09:30 AM - 24 January 2020 05:00 PM
Discover how you can be a hero at the Museum these holidays!
Be a Hero holiday program
Under the Sea
13 January 2020 - 19 January 2020
School Holiday Fun!
Under the Sea
Blacksmithing Basics
18 January 2020 - 19 January 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics
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