Events calendar

unsettle
10 February 2017 - 26 August 2018
A new artists-in-residence program at Queensland Museum will see Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people draw on the State Collection to inspire works of film, street and visual art, music and theatre. Running from February 2017 to April 2018, unsettle is a Digi Youth Arts Creative Initiative supported by Queensland Museum.
unsettle
Perception Deception
26 January 2018 - 05 August 2018
Challenge how you make sense of your world by playing with perception, illusions and your senses in this hands-on science exhibition.
Perception Deception
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives
16 March 2018 - 26 August 2018
Meet six mummies and unlock the secrets behind their wrappings using the latest CT scanning technology in Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives until 26 August 2018.
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives
660: Calling Home
23 May 2018 - 19 August 2018
Connecting the past, present and future through moving art exhibition, 660: Calling Home.
660: Calling Home
One Weekend in Queensland
09 June 2018 - 01 July 2018
Snap your #1WeekendinQLD to be part of Queensland’s history! We’re want to get a glimpse into how Queenslander’s right across the State spend their weekends, to display in a new Queensland Museum gallery opening late 2018.
One Weekend in Queensland
Colour in Egyptian Mural
25 June 2018 09:30 AM - 28 June 2018 01:30 PM
Bring your little ones to the Museum for an Egyptian inspired celebration of decoration! Join us in the Whale Mall to help us bring our large Egyptian mural to life.
Colour in Egyptian Mural
Cheeky Neurons
26 June 2018 - 27 June 2018
In this facilitated and hands-on craft activity, your little ones will create their own Cheeky Neuron character while learning about brains, neurons and epilepsy.
Cheeky Neurons
A Night at the Museum
29 June 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
This night-time learning adventure will be one to remember.
A Night at the Museum
After Dark
20 July 2018, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Don't miss this unique opportunity to experience Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives exhibition after dark.
After Dark
Behind the Scenes Tour
18 August 2018
Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s collection stores with our expert tour guides. Discover our Social history, Anthropology and Biodiversity Collection.
Behind the Scenes Tour
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