Events & exhibitions

Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan

Current Exhibitions

Wild State

Queensland Museum

This gallery highlights the extreme beauty, yet fragile state of each environment. It explores how we, the human race, need to protect and preserve our precious natural world for future generations.

Discovery Centre

Queensland Museum

We're building something new! The Discovery Centre will be closed for redevelopment from Monday 16 July 2018 until early 2019. Our ask an expert service will still be available during the temporary closure.

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.

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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • A Night at the Museum

    28 September 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    A special night time adventure for our small visitors. Hands on activities, live music, face painters, balloon twisters and more.

  • After Dark

    12 October 2018, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM

    After the ultimate post-work knock-off session that will impress a date and top up your science quota? Queensland Museum’s After Dark is for you!

  • A Night at the Museum: Halloween

    26 October 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

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

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