Events & exhibitions

Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan

Current Exhibitions

Hadron Collider

Queensland Museum

Hadron Collider: step inside the world’s greatest experiment, the renowned Large Hadron Collider Exhibition from the Science Museum, London in 2016, celebrating the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator.

Wild State

Queensland Museum

This gallery highlights the extreme beauty, yet fragile state of each environment. It explores how we, the human race, need to protect and preserve our precious natural world for future generations.

Sciencentre

Queensland Museum

An amazing minds-on hyperactive science discovery zone. Test yourself with hands-on activities including puzzles, illusions, brain twisters and physical challenges.

Lost Creatures

Queensland Museum

Lost Creatures is an epic Queensland story of the struggle to survive. Meet strange creatures, including our very own dinosaurs, giant marine reptiles and megafauna, and marvel at the diversity and immense size of creatures from our prehistoric past.

This is my heritage

Queensland Museum

This is my heritage shares the history and cultural connections to objects in the Queensland Museum State Collection, told through the voices of 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island peoples from around the state.

Discovery Centre

Queensland Museum

With thousands of objects, animals and fossils at your fingertips the Discovery Centre is a showcase of the museum’s collection and provides a rich interactive experience for all visitors. Discover answers to your questions about Queensland’s natural, social and cultural history.

Queensland Museum

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Upcoming Events

  • Light Show

    03 October 2016 - 23 June 2017

    This live interactive science theatre show will shine some light on the science of light energy.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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