Events & activities

SparkLab's Maker Space
24 August 2020 - 31 December 2021
Imagine and design solutions to challenging questions posed at the Maker Space. Maker Space is included as part of your SparkLab ticket.
SparkLab's Maker Space
SparkLab's Science Bar
01 December 2020 - 31 December 2021
Get up close with live science experiments and demonstrations where the audience get to ask questions, predict outcomes and direct part of the investigation. Science Bar programs change daily.
SparkLab's Science Bar
Feature Artisan
01 March 2021 - 31 May 2021
Tony Kelly
Feature Artisan
Artists in Residence Program
22 March 2021 09:30 AM - 14 July 2021 04:00 PM
Developed by the Toowoomba Arts Footprint
Artists in Residence Program
Silversmithing Workshop
15 May 2021 - 16 May 2021
Learn the art of chain making and create a unique silver ring
Silversmithing Workshop
Meet our Curator: Dr Brit Asmussen
18 May 2021, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Come and celebrate International Museum Day and Archaeology Week with our Senior Curator Dr Brit Asmussen. Explore some special pieces from Queensland Museum's antiquity collection.
Meet our Curator: Dr Brit Asmussen
National Simultaneous Storytime
19 May 2021, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
We're excited to host our first National Simultaneous Storytime.
National Simultaneous Storytime
National Simultaneous Storytime... from space!
19 May 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us to read a story during National Simultaneous Storytime
National Simultaneous Storytime... from space!
Little Learners Activities
20 May 2021 10:00 AM - 24 June 2021 10:30 AM
Our littlest learners and their carers are invited to join us for a short series of special activities.
Little Learners Activities
Little Nippers: Bugs-a-bout
21 May 2021, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: Bugs-a-bout
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop - SOLD OUT
22 May 2021 - 23 May 2021
Extend your blacksmithing skills and create a unique and handmade tool set.
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop - SOLD OUT
Queensland Museum Trivia Night
22 May 2021, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
In celebration of National Archaeology Week, grab a team of up to 4 and dig up your skills for our Queensland Museum Trivia Night.
Queensland Museum Trivia Night
Silversmithing Workshop
22 May 2021 - 23 May 2021
Learn how to create landscapes and small-scale sculptures
Silversmithing Workshop
Little Nippers: Bugs-a-bout
28 May 2021, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: Bugs-a-bout
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop - SOLD OUT
29 May 2021 - 30 May 2021
Make your own unique handcrafted fireside set
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop - SOLD OUT
First 5 Forever Story Time
01 June 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Story time at the Museum for ages 0-6 years.
First 5 Forever Story Time
Little Nippers: All around the world
04 June 2021, 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: All around the world
Little Nippers: All around the world
11 June 2021, 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: All around the world
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project - SOLD OUT
12 June 2021 - 14 June 2021
Extend your blacksmithing skills and create a Coach Light
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project - SOLD OUT
Leatherplaiting Workshop - SOLD OUT
12 June 2021 - 14 June 2021
Make your own plaited belt or whip in this three day workshop
Leatherplaiting Workshop - SOLD OUT
Little Nippers: All around the world
18 June 2021, 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: All around the world
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
19 June 2021 - 20 June 2021
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Olden Days Festival
21 June 2021 10:00 AM - 25 June 2021 12:30 PM
Go back in time with the Olden Days Festival
Olden Days Festival
Little Nippers: All around the world
25 June 2021, 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: All around the world
Day out with Thomas
26 June 2021 - 11 July 2021
Make a day of it with entry to the Museum and all exhibits included in your ticket. Bookings essential!
Day out with Thomas
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop - SOLD OUT
01 July 2021
Blacksmithing workshop for teenagers
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop - SOLD OUT
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop
09 July 2021
Blacksmithing workshop for teenagers
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop
Little Nippers: Blast off
16 July 2021, 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: Blast off
Rustic Furniture Workshop - SOLD OUT
17 July 2021 - 18 July 2021
Make your own shaving horse so you can work on projects at home.
Rustic Furniture Workshop - SOLD OUT
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
17 July 2021 - 18 July 2021
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
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