Tue, Jan 22


Summer at Queensland Museum

Queensland Museum

Uncover the forgotten stories, objects and journeys that trace how the First World War changed the face of Queensland and continues to shape our lives, a century later.

The new Anzac Legacy Gallery tells the fascinating story of the First World War in Queensland. See Mephisto like you’ve never seen it before with a virtual trip inside the tank – getting up close with inscriptions, a bird’s eye view, and bullet damage though interactive displays.

Ready to spark your imagination? Play, question, test, observe and talk your way through the brand-new Sciencentre experience, SparkLab! Explore 40 interactive exhibits across three zones and discover how science impacts your everyday world. Get ready to become a scientist!

Next you’ll meet the Monkeys and come face-to face with 60 spectacular taxidermy specimens and articulated skeletons. From the tiny mouse lemur to the mighty gorilla and more find about our shared evolutionary history, and the weird and wonderful mammals that make up the primate family tree, before you take a family photo at Monkeys! A Primate Story.

With a range of ticketed and free activities, your summer of extraordinary experiences begins at Queensland Museum.

Thu, 1 Januarysee all

QSO Unveils 2019 Season

Queensland Symphony Orchestra will perform mighty symphonies, intimate chamber music, captivating live movies, and much more

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Thu, 1 Januarysee all

Summer at Queensland Museum

There’s even more to discover at Queensland Museum this summer.

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Fri, 22 Junesee all

Alice's Wonderland

This colourful hands-on exhibition brings science concepts to life for 3 - 8 year olds

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Fri, 29 Junesee all

Nature Imagined

Nature imagined offers a new understanding of Robinson's sophisticated vision of his lived environment

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Sat, 30 Junesee all


Islands explores the hidden histories of Queensland’s islands and aims to reshape our knowledge of these close but faraway places

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Sat, 8 Septembersee all

churchie national emerging art prize

‘The churchie’ is dedicated to supporting a new generation of artists

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Sat, 15 Septembersee all


Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties.

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Mon, 17 Septembersee all


Play, question, test, observe and talk your way through Queensland Museum’s new Sciencentre experience, SparkLab

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Sat, 22 Septembersee all

Palm Island & Our People

The inspiring history of Palm Island is celebrated in a fascinating showcase of images, memorabilia and digital stories

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Sat, 29 Septembersee all

Meet the Monkeys!

Go bananas for the world of primates at Queensland Museum’s latest exhibition, Monkeys!

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