Events & exhibitions

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Current Exhibitions

Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous

Queensland Museum

Back by popular demand! The most extraordinary creatures to have ever walked the earth are returning to Queensland Museum in 2016. Book now.


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

  • Electricity Show

    22 February 2016 - 16 September 2016

    This live interactive science theatre show will spark your thinking as we explore the science of electrical energy.

  • Dinosaur Discovery: Sound Down, Lights Up

    30 August 2016, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    On Tuesday 30 August, Queensland Museum presents an hour of modified exhibition viewing from 9.30am. Our noisiest dinosaurs will move quietly and lights will be up to show you their amazing shapes, colours and sizes.

  • A Night at the Museum

    30 September 2016, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    A special night time adventure for our smallest visitors. Discover what happens at night when the Museum closes and see the dinosaurs before they go to bed. Dance along with Jurassic Joe, see demonstrations, amazing objects, performances, and hands-on activities and more.

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