Discover the collections, the stories, our research, the exhibitions and programs. Create your own journey of discovery and share your story with us.

Medieval Themed Weekends

Co-ordinate your visit to touring exhibition, Medieval Power: Symbols & Splendour with our series of special themed weekends. 
Experiences include theatre talks covering a diverse range of themes exploring myths and realities of Medieval times.
Colourful talks presented by community experts and enthusiasts investigate Viking masculinity, Medieval cooking, battledress and more. Some talks cover adult themes and are recommended age 15+.

Themed Weekends also include demonstrations for visitors of all ages, from slow-motion sword fight to Medieval dance routines.

Medieval Themed Weekends are FREE events.

Big Questions

This event series has now passed. Listen to podcasts of our Big Questions discussions via ABC Radio National online.   

In 2014, we showcase our new Lost Creatures exhibition, with Lost Creatures: Big Questions. This Q&A-style Q&A series hosted by Queensland Museum and supported by ABC's Radio National. We invite you to be part of the pre-broadcast audience as we challenge ouselves and others by asking the big questions.


Meet our curators

Meet a different curator or special guest every Wednesday in the Discovery Centre as they bring special objects from the collection to life.

Ask our staff

You can ask our helpful and knowledgeable Discovery Centre staff questions about the Museum as well as questions about Queensland’s:

  • living animals
  • rocks and fossils
  • people and history

Staff can also help identify objects or specimens related to these themes.


See our full program of exhibitions and events in our event calendar.

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