After Dark

When in Rome, do as the Romans do. With a wine in hand, enjoy expert talks, live music, demonstrations and access to the whole Museum. Togas optional.
See you at 5.30pm at the Museum main entry on Level 2 with your ticket ready.



5.30–9pm Sciencentre and Perception Deception, Level 1
5.30–9pm Michael Benson’s Otherworlds: Visions of our Solar System, Level 2
5.30–9pm Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum, Level 3
5.30–9pm Wild State, Level 4



5.30–9pm Roman Medical, Level 2
View the medical implements available within the Roman Empire and their usage in unison with foods and medicines of the time.

5.30–9pm Pasta Making, Level 2
Watch cooking teacher Giovanna skilfully create pasta from scratch.

6:30pm, 7:10pm & 8pm Gladiator Re-enactments, Level 2
Pax Imperial bring Ancient Rome to life with an active history lesson.

5.30–9pm DJ Bacon, Level 2
Our resident DJ will be spinning tunes throughout the night.

The Gladiator and the Lion
Be entertained and amused by the latest roving creation of Caitlan Strongarm & Kristian Stanic.



Theatre, Level 2
5.50pm, 6.50pm & 7.50pm, Roman Gladiators: Four Points to Consider with Dr Tom Stevenson
6.20pm, 7.20pm & 8.20pm, Consulting the Bones with Damien Fegan and Linc Morse

Event information:

  • Food and drink available for purchase
  • 18+ event, ID may be requested on entry
  • Tickets are valid for the event date only
  • Delays to exhibition entry may be experienced during peak visitation times
  • Photography is encouraged, share your night #qldmuseum #gladiators

Event Details

13 October 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Level 2 Foyer

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