Events & exhibitions

Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan

Current Exhibitions

Monkeys! A Primate Story

Queensland Museum

Go bananas for the world of primates at Queensland Museum’s latest exhibition, Monkeys! A Primate Story opening 29 September 2018 until 28 January 2019.

SparkLab, Sciencentre

Queensland Museum

Ignite your imagination in SparkLab, our new Sciencentre experience! Follow your curiosity and bring out your inner scientist as you question, investigate and wonder about the world around you.

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.

Wild State

Queensland Museum

This gallery highlights the extreme beauty, yet fragile state of each environment. It explores how we, the human race, need to protect and preserve our precious natural world for future generations.

Discovery Centre

Queensland Museum

We're building something new! The Discovery Centre will be closed for redevelopment from Monday 16 July 2018 until early 2019. Our ask an expert service will still be available during the temporary closure.

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Upcoming Events

  • Become a SparkLab ambassador!

    26 September 2018 - 31 January 2019

    We’re looking for budding scientists to question, play, test, observe and talk – and help us celebrate SparkLab, our new Sciencentre experience!

  • Behind the Scenes Tour

    16 February 2019

    Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s collection stores with our expert tour guides. Discover our Social history, Anthropology and Biodiversity Collection.

  • ASPAC Conference 2019

    04 September 2019 - 06 September 2019

    The 2019 Asia Pacific Network of Science and Technology Centres (ASPAC) 2019 conference, will be hosted by Queensland Museum, in Brisbane, Australia from the 4th to the 6th of September 2019.

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