Events calendar

One Man's Passion
31 August 2018 - 31 July 2019
See model trains from the 'T-House Model Rail Collection'
One Man's Passion
Bush Mechanics: The Exhibition
04 March 2019 - 04 August 2019
Coming 4 March 2019
Bush Mechanics: The Exhibition
Tiny Worlds
08 March 2019 09:30 AM - 28 July 2019 05:00 PM
Explore the incredible Tiny Worlds exhibition from QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Tiny Worlds
Hard labour for sweet fields: the history of sugar in the Ingham region
12 March 2019 09:30 AM - 21 July 2019 05:00 PM
The history of sugar in the Ingham region.
Hard labour for sweet fields: the history of sugar in the Ingham region
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
Natural Curiosity
06 April 2019 09:30 AM - 10 November 2019 05:00 PM
Discovering the secrets of Queensland's greatest collections
Natural Curiosity
Queensland Museum Medal Nomination 2019
18 May 2019 - 31 August 2019
The Queensland Museum Medals honour individuals who have made a major contribution in a field relevant to the Queensland Museum for excellence in community projects, partnerships and engagement, research, collections or other work carried out for the benefit of Queensland or the Queensland Museum.
Queensland Museum Medal Nomination 2019
Obsessed: Compelled to make
30 May 2019 - 04 August 2019
See works from 14 Australian artists and explore their obsession to create.
Obsessed: Compelled to make
New Materialism (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, created in 2015 by renowned artist Danie Mellor on until 1 March 2020.
New Materialism (anticipating Girrugarr) I-V
2019 Australian of the Year
08 July 2019 - 14 August 2019
This exhibition pays tribute to eight extraordinary Australians chosen as the 2019 Australian of the Year finalists.
2019 Australian of the Year
Little Explorers
16 July 2019 09:45 AM - 19 September 2019 10:30 AM
The perfect way to introduce your little ones the Museum and its spaces
Little Explorers
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
20 July 2019 - 21 July 2019
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Space News: Tales From an Intergalactic Storyteller
21 July 2019, 11:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Award-winning science writer Elizabeth Landau will discuss her experiences covering discoveries and engineering feats both as a journalist and as a public affairs officer at NASA.
Space News: Tales From an Intergalactic Storyteller
Discovery Day for Little Learners
23 July 2019, 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Queensland Museum proudly presents Discovery Day for Little Learners under 6 years of age. Families with curious children will enjoy a jam-packed program of activities that are OUT OF THIS WORLD!
Discovery Day for Little Learners
Little Nippers
25 July 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Space News: Tales from an Intergalactic Storyteller
25 July 2019, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Celebrate the anniversary of the moon landing with a talk from NASA public affairs officer and award-winning science writer Elizabeth Landau.
Space News: Tales from an Intergalactic Storyteller
Leatherplaiting Workshop - SOLD OUT
27 July 2019 - 29 July 2019
Make your own plaited belt or whip in this three day workshop
Leatherplaiting Workshop - SOLD OUT
Slot Car Sunday
28 July 2019, 09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Join us for a special family fun day at the Museum as you explore the Bush Mechanics exhibition.
Slot Car Sunday
Little Nippers
01 August 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Iridescent
03 August 2019 - 28 January 2020
Opens 3 August!
Iridescent
First 5 Forever Story Time
06 August 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Story time at the Museum for ages 0-6 years.
First 5 Forever Story Time
Teacher Networking Event
06 August 2019, 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Teachers are invited to a free networking event at the Museum on Tuesday 6 August.
Teacher Networking Event
Curator Conversation
07 August 2019, 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Curator Conversation
Little Nippers
08 August 2019, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers
Queensland Museum will hit the streets
09 August 2019
On Friday 9 August the Queensland Museum will hit the streets with a mobile pop-up Museum.
Queensland Museum will hit the streets
A Night at the Museum: Destination Moon
10 August 2019, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
A special night time adventure for our small visitors. Dance along with live music, see demonstrations, amazing objects, performances, hands-on activities and more.
A Night at the Museum: Destination Moon
FREE Electric Vehicle Rally
10 August 2019, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Get into gear at the FREE Electric Vehicle rally!
FREE Electric Vehicle Rally
National Science Week 2019
10 August 2019 - 18 August 2019
Celebrate National Science Week at the Museum
National Science Week 2019
STEM Stations for Schools 2019
12 August 2019 - 16 August 2019
National Science Week activities for schools.
STEM Stations for Schools 2019
Bush Mechanics: The Exhibition
12 August 2019 - 24 November 2019
Coming 12 August 2019
Bush Mechanics: The Exhibition
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