Dinosaur rEvolution School Holiday Program

Go wild with dinosaurs this winter at the Museum! 

 

Enjoy the cooler winter days at the Museum with a full prehistoric program of activities to celebrate the Dinosaur rEvolution: Secrets of Survival exhibition.

 

FOSSIL CASTING

Tuesday 3 July - Friday 6 July

Session times: 10am, 10.45am & 11.30am
Duration: Approximately 40 mins

 

Ever wanted your own fossil to take home? Cast you own plaster fossil and learn all about the animal it came from in this interactive activity led by our Museum Education Officer.

 

Cost: $5 per person, excludes Museum admission.

Bookings: Required with payment on the day at Museum reception. Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

DINOMITE THE DINOSAUR SHOWS

Monday 9 July - Friday 13 July

Session times: 10.30am & 1.30pm

Duration: Approximately 40 mins

 

Meet Dinomite the Dinosaur during Week 2 of the Dinosaur rEvolution school holiday program in these fun, interactive shows. Discover what we have recently learned about dinosaur evolution. What colour were they? Why did some have feathers? What does a dinosaur poo look (and feel) like? 

 

Cost: Included with Museum admission.

Bookings: Not required.

 

PALAEO PLAYSPACE

Everyday 9.30-4pm

Designed to provide our youngest visitors with an interactive 'junior palaeontologist' experience.  

 

  • Dress up as a palaeontologist, grab a helmet, bucket, spade and brush to begin your fossil dig.
  • Get hands on in the Dig Pit using special tools to dig for dinosaur skeletons
  • Get up close and hands on at the Touch Table with prehistoric fossils, casts and bones.
  • Design your own dinosaur mask. Was your dinosaur a meat eater with sharp teeth? Did it have horns? You decide to create your own unique, prehistoric disguise.

Cost: Included with Museum admission.

Bookings: Not required. Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

SOUND DOWN SESSION
Saturday 14 July
9:30-10:30am

 

A special sound down session for families and children who may enjoy their dinosaurs with a little less ‘roar’.  At 10:30am the dinosaurs will return to their usual roaring.

 

DINOSAUR REVOLUTION: SECRETS OF SURVIVAL EXHIBITION
Everyday 9.30am-5pm

Explore the thrilling world of dinosaurs and their descendants with animatronics, 3D models and heaps of fossil casts you can touch.

Find out more!

  

SPECIAL EVENING EVENT: DINOSAURS BY NIGHT

Friday 13 July 5-8.30pm 

 

Visit the Museum after hours for a roaring good time on Friday 13th July to see the Dinosaur rEvolution: Secrets of Survival exhibition, have fun in the Palaeo Playspace, get your face-painted, see a live Dinomite the Dinosaur Show and much more.

Cost: Included with Museum admission. Everyone at locals prices from 5pm!

Bookings: Not required.

 

Remember to tag your memories with #MTQdinorevo

Event Details

Dates
30 June 2018 - 15 July 2018

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