Events calendar

unsettle
10 February 2017 - 26 August 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
Perception Deception
26 January 2018 - 05 August 2018
Challenge how you make sense of your world by playing with perception, illusions and your senses in this hands-on science exhibition.
Perception Deception
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives
16 March 2018 - 26 August 2018
Meet six mummies and unlock the secrets behind their wrappings using the latest CT scanning technology in Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives until 26 August 2018.
Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives
660: Calling Home
23 May 2018 - 19 August 2018
Connecting the past, present and future through moving art exhibition, 660: Calling Home.
660: Calling Home
Mephisto Author Talk
22 July 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us on Sunday 22 July at 11am, as we mark the 100th anniversary of the capture of Mephisto on the Western Front with Mephisto: Technology, War and Remembrance book launch and author talk with Greg Czechura and Jeff Hopkins-Weise.
Mephisto Author Talk
A Night at the Museum
10 August 2018, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Kick off National Science Week festivities with a night time Egyptian and science inspired adventure - the perfect way for families to take part in this year’s nationwide celebration of science and technology.
A Night at the Museum
The Element in the Room
11 August 2018, 03:00 PM
A radioactive musical comedy about the death and life of Marie Curie
The Element in the Room
The Element in the Room
11 August 2018, 06:00 PM
A radioactive musical comedy about the death and life of Marie Curie
The Element in the Room
Albert Einstein Relativitively Speaking (Junior Edition)
12 August 2018, 03:00 PM
Join Albert, the genius behind the übercoolest moustache in science, for a lecture like none you’ve ever attended.
Albert Einstein Relativitively Speaking (Junior Edition)
Albert Einstein Relativitively Speaking
12 August 2018, 06:00 PM
Join Albert, the genius behind the übercoolest moustache in science, for a lecture like none you’ve ever attended.
Albert Einstein Relativitively Speaking
Free Mackay Community Day
12 August 2018, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Spark your scientific curiosity with Queensland Museum and BHP as they host a FREE Community Day in Mackay to celebrate the start of National Science Week.
Free Mackay Community Day
Albert Einstein Relativitively Speaking (Junior Edition)
13 August 2018, 10:00 AM
Join Albert, the genius behind the übercoolest moustache in science, for a lecture like none you’ve ever attended.
Albert Einstein Relativitively Speaking (Junior Edition)
The Element in the Room
13 August 2018, 01:00 PM
A radioactive musical comedy about the death and life of Marie Curie
The Element in the Room
After Dark National Science Week
17 August 2018, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Help us celebrate National Science Week with an Egyptian twist at After Dark.
After Dark National Science Week
Goodnight at the Museum
18 August 2018 - 19 August 2018
Bring your sleeping bag, pillows and excitement for a wild sleepover at the Museum to celebrate National Science Week.
Goodnight at the Museum
Behind the Scenes Tour
18 August 2018
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
Monkeys! A Primate Story
29 September 2018 - 28 January 2019
Go bananas for the world of primates at Queensland Museum’s latest exhibition, Monkeys! A Primate Story opening 29 September 2018 until 28 January 2019.
Monkeys! A Primate Story
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