Events & exhibitions
Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan
An amazing minds-on hyperactive science discovery zone. Test yourself with hands-on activities including puzzles, illusions, brain twisters and physical challenges.
Lost Creatures is an epic Queensland story of the struggle to survive. Meet strange creatures, including our very own dinosaurs, giant marine reptiles and megafauna, and marvel at the diversity and immense size of creatures from our prehistoric past.
This is my heritage shares the history and cultural connections to objects in the Queensland Museum State Collection, told through the voices of 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island peoples from around the state.
With thousands of objects, animals and fossils at your fingertips the Discovery Centre is a showcase of the museum’s collection and provides a rich interactive experience for all visitors. Discover answers to your questions about Queensland’s natural, social and cultural history.
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22 February 2016 - 24 June 2016
This live interactive science theatre show will spark your thinking as we explore the science of electrical energy.
16 May 2016 01:00 PM - 20 May 2016 02:00 PM
Celebrate National Archaeology Week 2016 by viewing rarely seen artefacts from our archaeology collection and speaking with our curators.
16 May 2016, 02:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Sciensensory Day is a special Sciencentre event for children with autism and sensory processing difficulties. For this very special afternoon we will turn the sound down and create a quiet, engaging and fun space that children with sensory processing difficulties can share with their families and carers.
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