Events & exhibitions

Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan

Current Exhibitions

Natural Curiosity

Museum of Tropical Queensland

Discovering the secrets of Queensland's greatest collections


Museum of Tropical Queensland

The Pandora Gallery tells the story of the ill-fated HMS Pandora, the ship sent by British Admiralty to capture the Bounty and her mutinous crew in 1790.


Museum of Tropical Queensland

Unleash your inner scientist at the new Sciencentre

Enchanted Rainforest

Museum of Tropical Queensland

Learn more about and explore a typical North Queensland rainforest environment.

Discover Tropical Queensland

Museum of Tropical Queensland

Explore the environments of North Queensland through time, and get an insight into its incredible natural wonders.

Colour - Secret Language of the Reef

Museum of Tropical Queensland

Explores how coral and marine creatures on the Great Barrier Reef use colour, light, patterns and textures to communicate.

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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • Little Explorers

    16 July 2019 09:45 AM - 19 September 2019 10:30 AM

    The perfect way to introduce your little ones the Museum and its spaces

  • Space News: Tales from an Intergalactic Storyteller

    25 July 2019, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

    Celebrate the anniversary of the moon landing with a talk from NASA public affairs officer and award-winning science writer Elizabeth Landau.

  • Teacher Information Afternoon

    06 August 2019, 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM

    Teachers are invited to a free networking event at the Museum on Tuesday 6 August.

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