Events & exhibitions

Current Exhibitions

Medieval Power: Symbols & Splendour

Queensland Museum

The might of Medieval Europe will storm the walls of Queensland Museum in an exclusive exhibition from the British Museum.

This is my heritage

Queensland Museum

This is my heritage shares the history and cultural connections to objects in the Queensland Museum State Collection, told through the voices of 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island peoples from around the state.


Queensland Museum

An amazing minds-on hyperactive science discovery zone. Test yourself with hands-on activities including puzzles, illusions, brain twisters and physical challenges.

Lost Creatures

Queensland Museum

Lost Creatures is an epic Queensland story of the struggle to survive. Meet strange creatures, including our very own dinosaurs, giant marine reptiles and megafauna, and marvel at the diversity and immense size of creatures from our prehistoric past.

Discovery Centre

Queensland Museum

With thousands of objects, animals and fossils at your fingertips the Discovery Centre is a showcase of the museum’s collection and provides a rich interactive experience for all visitors. Discover answers to your questions about Queensland’s natural, social and cultural history.

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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • Sound Show

    25 January 2016 - 21 February 2016

    This live interactive science theatre show will get things shaking and vibrating as we explore the science of sound.

  • The Medieval Woman

    13 February 2016 - 14 February 2016

    Celebrate St Valentine's Day with a look inside the lives of the Medieval Woman. Lives and loves beyond the notions of damsels in distress, wenches and princesses.

  • Behind the Scenes Tour

    20 February 2016, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s Biodiversity and Cultures and Histories collection stores with our expert tour guides. Behind the scenes, we have an amazing world to explore, with millions of objects and specimens.

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