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Current Exhibitions


Queensland Museum

An amazing minds-on hyperactive science discovery zone. Test yourself with hands-on activities including puzzles, illusions, brain twisters and physical challenges.

Lost Creatures

Queensland Museum

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

Queensland Museum

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.

Discovery Centre

Queensland Museum

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.

Queensland Museum

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Upcoming Events

  • Light Show

    03 October 2016 - 23 June 2017

    This live interactive science theatre show will shine some light on the science of light energy.

  • A Night at the Museum: Creepy Creatures

    28 October 2016, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    Boo! It’s a wicked night time adventure for our smallest ghouls, goblins and ghost busters.

  • Behind the Scenes Tour

    19 November 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s Biodiversity and Cultures and Histories collection stores with our expert tour guides. Behind the scenes, we have an amazing world to explore, with millions of objects and specimens.

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