Events calendar

This is my heritage
07 July 2015 - 30 June 2017
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.
This is my heritage
Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous
21 June 2016 - 09 October 2016
Back by popular demand! The most extraordinary creatures to have ever walked the earth are returning to Queensland Museum in 2016. Book now.
Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous
Authentic Australia?
26 July 2016 - 01 July 2017
Authentic Australia?
Parasites: Life Undercover
10 August 2016 - 29 January 2017
Come face to face with a giant mosquito, get up close to more than 50 original parasite specimens and take a look at how a parasite-host relationship works with over 30 displays.
Parasites: Life Undercover
Holiday Science Theatre Shows
17 September 2016 - 30 September 2016
Be part of the show in the Sciencentre's holiday science theatre shows. Explore scientific concepts, take part in experiments and demonstrations and bring everyday science to life. Topics include the Electricity Show, Sound Show, Space Show and Balloon Show.
Holiday Science Theatre Shows
It's Atomic
27 September 2016 - 29 September 2016
The everyday world is connected to an invisible world of small atoms. In these hands-on workshops, children discover molecules, atoms and sub-atomic particles, construct models, explore the properties of atoms and discover chemical reactions. For children ages 6-12 years.
It's Atomic
A Night at the Museum SOLD OUT
30 September 2016, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
A special night time adventure for our smallest visitors. Discover what happens at night when the Museum closes and see the dinosaurs before they go to bed. Dance along with Jurassic Joe, see demonstrations, amazing objects, performances, and hands-on activities and more.
A Night at the Museum SOLD OUT
Light Show
03 October 2016 - 23 June 2017
This live interactive science theatre show will shine some light on the science of light energy.
Light Show
After Dark
07 October 2016, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Open the door, get on the floor, everybody walk the dinosaur! After Dark is going back in time for prehistoric party that’s bigger than an extinction event. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, amazing objects, live music, films and access to all the dinosaur action you can handle.
After Dark
Creative Lab
14 October 2016 08:30 AM - 15 October 2016
A hands on, STEM professional development activity for all Educators.
Creative Lab
A Night at the Museum: Creepy Creatures
28 October 2016, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Boo! It’s a wicked night time adventure for our smallest ghouls, goblins and ghost busters. See spooky science demonstrations, amazing objects, performances, hands-on activities and more.
A Night at the Museum: Creepy Creatures
Behind the Scenes Tour
19 November 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.
Behind the Scenes Tour
After Dark
09 December 2016, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Are you ready to particle? Be transported into the heart of one of the greatest scientific experiments of our time: the Large Hadron Collider, After Dark. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music, films and access to the entire museum. Three nights only, book now for a smashing time.
After Dark
Hadron Collider
09 December 2016 - 25 April 2017
Hadron Collider: step inside the world’s greatest experiment, the renowned Large Hadron Collider Exhibition from the Science Museum, London in 2016, celebrating the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator.
Hadron Collider
After Dark
03 February 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Are you ready to particle? Be transported into the heart of one of the greatest scientific experiments of our time: the Large Hadron Collider, After Dark. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music, films and access to the entire museum. Three nights only, book now for a smashing time.
After Dark
After Dark
03 March 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Are you ready to particle? Be transported into the heart of one of the greatest scientific experiments of our time: the Large Hadron Collider, After Dark. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music, films and access to the entire museum. Three nights only, book now for a smashing time.
After Dark
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