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Discovery Day for Little Learners

Designed for children under 6 years of age, families with curious children will enjoy a jam-packed program of activities that are OUT OF THIS WORLD!

Be an intergalactic explorer and find special space-themed activities throughout the Museum. Discovery Day supports our exhibition, NASA – A Human Adventure and invites your little learner to engage with hands-on activities, storytelling, a live performance, and more. 

When: Tuesday 30 April 2019 


 9:30am – 1pm

Moon walk
Level 2

 9:30am – 1pm 2019: Past, Present and Future
Level 2
 9:30am – 1pm Exploring Developing Minds
Level 2
 9:30am – 1pm STEM Astronauts: Moon Commune
Level 4
 9:30am – 1pm

Space Travel: Machines and Space Creatures
Level 4

 9:30am – 1pm My Rocket Ship 
Level 4
 10am, 11am & 12pm Sensory Storytelling
Level 2
 10am, 11am & 12pm First 5 Forever
Level 1 ½

10am, 10:40am,

11:20am & 12pm

Animals in Space
Level 2 

Cost: FREE - includes free entry to SparkLab: Little Sparks (9:30am-1:00pm) and to a live interactive performance called Blast Off!  

This is not a ticketed event. Visitors choose from a range of both drop-in and scheduled experiences. Participation may be managed by audience size limits but sessions repeat throughout the day. 

Discovery Day is made possible with support from our friends at State Library of Queensland, University of Queensland Early Childhood Development Centre, C&K and Young Engineers (Australia).

Program available for download here (162 KB) pdf document icon.

Event Details

30 April 2019, 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Level 2 Foyer

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