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Museum location & map

On Foot

The Museum is a short walk across the river from the Brisbane CBD.

You can enter the Museum via:

  • Museum Plaza on the corner of Grey Street and Melbourne Street
  • Melbourne Street Overpass
  • Museum Cafe via Stanley Place

Schools and groups should enter via ENERGEX Playasaurus Place on Grey Street.

Plan your visit and download the Museum floor plan.


There is a public car park directly below the Museum. Entry via Cultural Centre Tunnel, Stanley Street.

Rate: $17 per entry/per day. 
Credit Cards (Visa & MasterCard) only, no EFTPOS or cash.

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday: 5:30am to 7:30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7:00am to 7:00pm 
Public holidays: 7:00am to 7:00pm (closed Good Friday and Christmas Day)

Alternative parking is available at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
Payment is by credit card only (Visa or Mastercard). Visa and MasterCard are accepted at exit booths, or Fast Pay Fast Exit using credit card on entry and exit.
Entry via Merivale, Melbourne and Grey Streets.

More information for visitors with individual needs about accessing our services and facilities.

For more information about parking at the Cultural Centre phone +61 (0) 7 3840 7334.

Public Transport

The Museum is in TransLink zone 1 within walking distance of:

  • South Brisbane railway station
  • Cultural Centre Busway station
  • South Bank CityCat and Ferry terminals.

For more information visit TransLink or call them on 13 12 30.