Events & activities

Are you a MyMuseum member? Find out about the latest member events and offers.

Anzac Centenary
01 January 2014 - 31 December 2018
Queensland Museum is marking 100 years since the First World War with a series of events, exhibitions and activities.
Anzac Centenary
Behind the Scenes Tour
16 August 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s Natural Environments and Cultural Environments collection stores with our expert tour guides. Behind the scenes, we have an amazing world to explore, with millions of objects and specimens.
Behind the Scenes Tour
Unlocking the Vault
18 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
National Science Week Event
From the labs and collection stores to the gallery floors; meet our Scientists and Collection Managers as they bring out specimens from the ‘vault’.
Unlocking the Vault
QACI Carbon Copies
18 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
National Science Week Event
What goes on behind the camera? Join the QACI Carbon Copies as they document National Science Week at the Queensland Museum & Sciencentre.
QACI Carbon Copies
YSA Science Buskers
18 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
National Science Week Event
Sparking interest in science through creative performance.
YSA Science Buskers
Art Exhibition
18 August 2014 - 31 October 2014
National Science Week Event.
Art Exhibition: Underwater Wanderlust. An exhibition of young and emerging artists and designers responding to the mythical deep oceans exhibition.
Art Exhibition
Meccano Marine Mechanics
18 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
National Science Week Event
Check out the amazing retro inventions of the South East Queensland Meccano Group.
Meccano Marine Mechanics
Eskitis Institute
18 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
National Science Week Event
Eskitis Institute: Radical Ideas and Research.
Join the PhD and Master students from the Eskitis Institute as they share their 3 minute thesis.
Eskitis Institute
Marine Parks and Reserves
18 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
Presented by the Australian Marine Conservation Society: Marine Parks & Reserves. A lively performance crated to develop the students’ appreciation of nature and to consider their personal connection with our planet.
Marine Parks and Reserves
The Bazinga Moment
19 August 2014
National Science Week Event
Witness the great debate of the young science minds of the Qld Academy Vs the QM&S Scientists.
The Bazinga Moment
Mermaid Mysteries
19 August 2014 - 21 August 2014
A National Science Week Event for younger learners.
Explore both fantasy and fantastic creatures from the ocean depths through storytelling.
We use rhyme, projections, fingerplay and counting, children learn about the legend of the mermaid and protecting the sea.
Mermaid Mysteries
Young Innovators
20 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
National Science Week Event
Young Innovators! Student Talks and Discourse. Students from Queensland Academies take to the stage with their innovations and inventions with science, technology and the arts.
Young Innovators
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