Events & activities

 

Queensland Museum Medal Nomination 2019
18 May 2019 - 31 August 2019
The Queensland Museum Medals honour individuals who have made a major contribution in a field relevant to the Queensland Museum for excellence in community projects, partnerships and engagement, research, collections or other work carried out for the benefit of Queensland or the Queensland Museum.
Queensland Museum Medal Nomination 2019
After Dark
19 July 2019, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
This After Dark, join us and celebrate the historic moon landing. Step back in time to the 1960’s, an era of competitive space exploration dubbed the ‘space race.’
After Dark
Space News: Tales From an Intergalactic Storyteller
21 July 2019, 11:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Award-winning science writer Elizabeth Landau will discuss her experiences covering discoveries and engineering feats both as a journalist and as a public affairs officer at NASA.
Space News: Tales From an Intergalactic Storyteller
Discovery Day for Little Learners
23 July 2019, 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Queensland Museum proudly presents Discovery Day for Little Learners under 6 years of age. Families with curious children will enjoy a jam-packed program of activities that are OUT OF THIS WORLD!
Discovery Day for Little Learners
Queensland Museum will hit the streets
09 August 2019
On Friday 9 August the Queensland Museum will hit the streets with a mobile pop-up Museum.
Queensland Museum will hit the streets
A Night at the Museum: Destination Moon
10 August 2019, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
A special night time adventure for our small visitors. Dance along with live music, see demonstrations, amazing objects, performances, hands-on activities and more.
A Night at the Museum: Destination Moon
Unearthed! Mackay
17 August 2019, 10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Enjoy a day of science and technology fun for the whole family as we celebrate central Queensland discoveries, research and community this National Science Week. Powered by Project DIG.
 Unearthed! Mackay
Behind the Scenes Tour
17 August 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.
Behind the Scenes Tour
Goodnight at the Museum
17 August 2019, 05:30 PM - 08:30 AM
Jump into your PJ’s, bring your sleeping bag, pack your toothbrush, and your imagination for a wild sleepover at the Museum to celebrate National Science Week.
Goodnight at the Museum
ASPAC 2019 Conference
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.
ASPAC 2019 Conference
Sensory Friendly Session
11 September 2019, 03:00 PM - 05:45 PM
For this very special afternoon, we will turn the sound down and make accommodations to support visitors who prefer a quieter, sensory-friendly experience.
Sensory Friendly Session
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