Events & activities

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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
unsettle
10 February 2017 - 30 April 2018
A new artists-in-residence program at Queensland Museum will see Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people draw on the State Collection to inspire works of film, street and visual art, music and theatre. Running from February 2017 to April 2018, unsettle is a Digi Youth Arts Creative Initiative supported by Queensland Museum.
unsettle
After Dark SOLD OUT
24 March 2017, 06:00 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 and access to the entire museum.
After Dark SOLD OUT
Animal Academy: Investigating Creatures' Features
03 April 2017 - 09 April 2017
Walk, squeak or squawk on the wild side with the Queensland Museum during the April school holidays.
Animal Academy: Investigating Creatures' Features
A Night at the Museum
07 April 2017, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
A special night time adventure for our smallest visitors. Hands on experiments with Science Steve, live music with DJ Steph, face painters, balloon twisters and everyone’s favourite Wildlife Show.
A Night at the Museum
It's Atomic
10 April 2017 - 12 April 2017
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
After Dark SOLD OUT
21 April 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 and access to the entire museum.
After Dark SOLD OUT
Creative Lab 2017
12 May 2017, 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Be part of this unique Teacher Professional Development experience.
Explore creative pathways to teaching and learning in STEM education.
Creative Lab 2017
National Archaeology Week
15 May 2017 01:00 PM - 19 May 2017 02:00 PM
Celebrate National Archaeology Week 2017 by viewing rarely seen artefacts from our archaeology collection and speaking with our curators.
National Archaeology Week
Behind the Scenes Tour
20 May 2017, 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
23 June 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Step back in time and explore first-hand what life was like as a gladiator in Ancient Rome. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music and access to the entire museum.
After Dark
After Dark
28 July 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Step back in time and explore first-hand what life was like as a gladiator in Ancient Rome. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music and access to the entire museum.
After Dark
After Dark
01 September 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Step back in time and explore first-hand what life was like as a gladiator in Ancient Rome. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music and access to the entire museum.
After Dark
After Dark
13 October 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Step back in time and explore first-hand what life was like as a gladiator in Ancient Rome. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music and access to the entire museum.
After Dark
After Dark
03 November 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Step back in time and explore first-hand what life was like as a gladiator in Ancient Rome. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music and access to the entire museum.
After Dark
After Dark
01 December 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Step back in time and explore first-hand what life was like as a gladiator in Ancient Rome. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music and access to the entire museum.
After Dark
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