Events & exhibitions

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Current Exhibitions

SparkLab, Sciencentre

Queensland Museum

Ignite your imagination in SparkLab, our new Sciencentre experience! Follow your curiosity and bring out your inner scientist as you question, investigate and wonder about the world around you.

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.

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

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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • Queensland Museum Medal Nomination 2019

    18 May 2019 - 31 August 2019

    The Queensland Museum Medals honour individuals who have made a major contribution in a field relevant to the Queensland Museum for excellence in community projects, partnerships and engagement, research, collections or other work carried out for the benefit of Queensland or the Queensland Museum.

  • National Archaeology Week: Meet Our Curators

    22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

    Join our curators during National Archaeology Week to discuss how they came to be archaeologists, their current work in the museum including research in Australian archaeology and designing displays with archaeological content.

  • After Dark

    14 June 2019, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM

    When the sun goes down and the stars come out, uncover the secrets of astronomical observations. Enjoy expert talks, science demonstrations and displays, live music and entertainment.

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