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Event Series Event Series: Museum Explorers

Museum Explorers

3 June

Museum explorers event image of tow little boys looking at fossils.

Museum Explorers

Join Queensland Museum to celebrate the science of palaeontology through storytelling, song, and roleplay. From dinosaurs to megafauna get hands-on with museum objects and specimens, in these fun sessions designed to enhance little Brisbane Kids aged 3-5 learning. 

Come take a look at the amazing things the museum palaeontologists have found in Queensland. Learn about their fossil finds and the ancient animals that used to call Queensland home.

Activities and dates

Fantastic Fossils

What is a fossil? Join Queensland Museum’s educators for a story, learn about fossils and have a go at making your very own ‘fossil’ to take home.

  • Monday 29 April 2024
  • Tuesday 30 April 2024
  • Tuesday 7 May 2024

Mighty Mutt and the Megafauna

Meet Queensland’s Fossil Emblem “Mutt” the Muttaburrasaurus. Find out why he is so mighty and learn about some of his megafauna friends.

  • Monday 13 May 2024
  • Tuesday 14 May 2024
  • Monday 20 May 2024
  • Tuesday 21 May 2024

We Dig Dinosaurs

Be a palaeontologist and carefully look for fossils of dinosaurs. Can you find a dinosaur fossil and put it in the right storage box in the museum?

  • Monday 27 May 2024
  • Tuesday 28 May 2024
  • Monday 3 Jun 2024

Museum Explorers

When: Mondays and Tuesdays from 29 April – 3 June , 10.30am – 11am

Where: Queensland Museum, South Brisbane 

Cost : Free- bookings required. Please note, tickets to Museum Explorers are required for all participating children. Carers and babies in arms do not require a ticket. Please register one ticket for each participating child.

More information and to book: Museum Explorers – Events | Queensland Museum Kurilpa


Queensland Museum
3840 7555
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Queensland Museum
Grey St & Melbourne Street
South Brisbane, Queensland 4101 Australia
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