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Events calendar

SparkLab's Science Bar
20 November 2019 - 31 December 2020
Get up close with live science experiments and demonstrations where the audience get to ask questions, predict outcomes and direct part of the investigation. Science Bar is included as part of your SparkLab ticket.
SparkLab's Science Bar
Threads
22 June 2020 - 21 February 2021
See artwork from Queensland born and Brisbane based artist Elisa Jane Carmichael.
Threads
OMNIPRESENCE
10 August 2020 - 05 October 2020
OMNIPRESENCE is an audio-visual installation that invites you to immerse yourself inside an infinity mirror where you become the focal point of the piece.
OMNIPRESENCE
SparkLab's Maker Space
24 August 2020 - 31 December 2020
Imagine and design solutions to challenging questions posed at the Maker Space. Maker Space is included as part of your SparkLab ticket.
SparkLab's Maker Space
Finch
04 September 2020 09:30 AM - 06 October 2020 04:00 PM
Be a part of Brisbane Festival at Queensland Museum from 4 – 26 September with a celebration of the Gouldian Finch!
Finch
I Do! Wedding Stories from Queensland
18 September 2020 - 21 February 2021
Explore the social and cultural changes through the display and interpretation of wedding fashion and clothing.
I Do! Wedding Stories from Queensland
I Do Love a Clue activity
19 September 2020 09:00 AM - 04 October 2020 04:00 PM
These September school holidays come and explore the museum with our free love clue activity.
I Do Love a Clue activity
Scales & Tails Reptile Workshop
24 September 2020 10:00 AM - 29 September 2020 11:30 AM
Join herpetologist Steve Wilson and let the museum show you why reptiles are so much more than scaly, slithering species at this workshop.
Scales & Tails Reptile Workshop
Museum Workshops: Sketching
15 October 2020, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Be inspired by history with local artist Greer Townshend as you learn how to illustrate objects from our collection using charcoal.
Museum Workshops: Sketching
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
18 October 2020, 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
SOLD OUT. Join Quandamooka artist, Elisa Jane Carmichael in this workshop and learn how to weave your own basket using the technique of ‘coiling’.
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
Museum Workshops: Watercolour
12 November 2020, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Paint Queensland’s story at a guided Painting Workshop with local artist Greer Townshend. You’ll learn how to craft stunning watercolours of objects from our collection.
Museum Workshops: Watercolour
Sea Monsters
20 November 2020 - 03 May 2021
See some of the largest, fiercest and most successful predators ever that lived in Earth’s oceans.
Sea Monsters
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
22 November 2020, 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Join Quandamooka artist, Elisa Jane Carmichael in this workshop and learn how to weave your own basket using the technique of ‘coiling’.
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
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