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After Dark: Sea Monsters

Image of a replica sea monsters from the exhibition   

Image © Australian National Maritime Museum

As the sun goes down, mysteries of the deep will be revealed at the museum for a very special adults only After Dark.

Be the first to explore Sea Monsters: Prehistoric Ocean Predators and see giant marine reptiles that once ruled the ocean.

Plus, explore the museum after hours and take the opportunity to hear from the experts themselves with talks by palaeontologist Dr Espen Knutsen and more!

When: Friday, 20 November 2020 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Price: Adults, $35 per person
Where: Queensland Museum

This COVID-Safe event is for ages 18+

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Expert Talks

Image of Dr Espen Knutsen looking at fossils

Prehistoric sea monsters of the Arctic and Australia
Join Queensland Museum palaeontologist Dr Espen Knutsen on a journey of discovering the fossil remains of ancient sea monsters in the freezing cold Arctic and scorching Australian Outback.

Bookings are essential due to limited capacity. Simply add your free talk to your cart when purchasing an After Dark ticket. 

Times: 5:50pm, 6:30pm, 7:10pm and 7:50pm

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Event Inclusions

  • Story telling from Joshua Walker, a Nunagal man and a Traditional Custodian from Minjerribah, Quandamooka Country
  • Ask an expert featuring museum Palaeontologist Dr Jonathan Cramb
  • Live music from DJ Bacon
  • Meet our new roving Elasmosaurus puppet
  • Get up close with animals of all kinds
  • After hours access to I Do! Wedding Stories from Queensland, Wild State, Discovery Centre, Lost Creatures, Threads and Anzac Legacy Gallery
  • Enjoy delicious food and beverage available for purchase

·         Enjoy delicious food and beverage available for purchase

Event Details

20 November 2020, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Level 2 Foyer
$35 per person

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