After Dark


Rescheduled to Friday 27 August 

Thank you for patience while we plan the rescheduled After Dark (postponed from 6 August 2021 due to lockdown.) We are pleased to announce that the new After Dark (18+ event) will now go ahead on Friday 27 August 2021. Your current ticket is still valid for use at the new event date (unless you have requested a refund). 

If you can no longer attend the new date and would like a refund, please request a refund by emailing and request a cancellation and refund of your After Dark tickets for Friday 6 August 2021. Your ticket will then become invalid for use.

Calling all LEGO® builders, kids at heart and travel fanatics!

As the sun goes down, the museum will come alive for a very special adults only After Dark. 'Hit' the road and explore the greatest wonders of the world for your next great adventure. 

  • When: Friday, 6 August from 5:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Where: Queensland Museum, South Brisbane

This COVID-Safe event is for ages 18+

Your ticket includes: 

  • Exclusive access to 50 awe-inspiring displays with entry to Brickman® Wonders of the World where you can make your own LEGO® brick masterpiece. Proper shoes highly encouraged!
  • Live build with LEGO Masters Australia runner ups Andrew and Damian 
  • Exclusive access to SparkLab, Sciencentre where you can ignite your curiosity
  • Special appearances with Pearl the Plesiosaur puppet
  • Live DJ to create just the right atmosphere
  • Meet live animals including wombats and more.

Brick by brick, start your weekend right by exploring the world from the comfort of the museum after hours. 

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Can you find these inside Brickman Wonders of the World?

From Asia, Europe, America, the Ancient Wonders, Technology and Transport, and the Great Barrier Reef, see if you can find: 

  • The tallest, heaviest and the most time consuming build – The Space Shuttle from this year’s LEGO Masters Australia at 4 metres tall
  • ​The second heaviest – The Titanic at 120 kilograms
  • The longest creation – Tokyo subway map at 4.65 metres long
  • The second most bricks – Flying Scotsman steam engine at 164,611 bricks
  • The longest build by a single builder – St Basil’s Cathedral at 320 hours. 

Discover the secrets behind how these epic constructions were built, brick by brick. Then create your own masterpiece!   

Are you a Queensland Museum Annual pass holder?

Get 10% off your After Dark ticket. Only available for Queensland Museum Annual Pass holders. Must show valid Annual Pass card with event ticket at entry.

To redeem, please use the promo code emailed to all current Annual Pass holders or call QTIX on 13 62 46.

If you haven't received an email, please contact our friendly team for assistance.

Join today and save big on your next visit to the museum! Find out more 

Event Details

27 August 2021, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Level 2 Foyer