Museum Alive!

Take a walk on the wild side...

Now on until Monday 22 April 2019.
The Museum will be closed on Good Friday.

The Museum will come alive with the creepiest and crawliest this Easter! 

Everyday Activities

Creepy Crawlies Alive! Bug Houses
It is an all-star insect line- up in the Bug Houses with live Giant Burrowing Cockroaches, a Rainforest Scorpion, Australian Rainforest Millipedes, Stick insects, Spiders, Praying Mantids and more!

Creepy Crawly Craft
Cut, colour and glue an insect to ‘feed’ to our giant spider on its huge web.

A to S of AnimalS Trail
Head around the Museum as you follow the alphabet of animals around our galleries, including the latest exhibition Natural Curiosity.

Edible Bugs (Various times)
Sample a crispy cooked creepy critter and learn how they may be the future for feeding a hungry world.

Insect Talks and Feeding (Various times)
Join a museum expert to learn about (or even hold) some of our live creepy crawlies and see how they are fed.

Insect Highway
Create your own colorful creepy crawly and add them to the Insect Highway in this special activity. 

Special Features

Monday 8 April – Friday 12 April 
Australian Animals Live with Ranger Dan - 10.30am & 12 noon. THIS EVENT HAS FINISHED.

Monday 15 April – Thursday 18 April
Minibeast Wildlife Live - 10.30am & 12 noon

Join the team from Minibeast Wildlife for the first time ever at the Museum. Get up close with some mini monsters as they tell you all about Queensland's craziest insects and bugs in this special all ages show.

Pet 'Bug' Rocks - Ladybird, cockroach, caterpillar - colour your favorite insect on a stone to take home or add to the Insect Highway log.   

     

Holiday Activity Planner

All activities are free with Museum admission. 

Admission is free for members. Not a member? Click here to find out more.

DATE

ACTIVITIES

FEATURE

LIVE SHOWS

Saturday 6 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Insect talk and feeding

Edible Bugs


Sunday 7 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Insect talk and feeding

Edible Bugs


Monday 8 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding

Insect Highway

Ranger Dan Australian

Animals Show

Tuesday 9 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding

Insect Highway

Ranger Dan Australian

Animals Show

Wednesday 10 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S Animals Trail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding

Insect Highway

Ranger Dan Australian

Animals Show

Thursday 11 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalSTrail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding

Insect Highway

Ranger Dan Australian

Animals Show

Friday 12 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding

Insect Highway

Ranger Dan Australian

Animals Show

Saturday 13 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Insert talk and feeding

Insect Highway

Edible Bugs


Sunday 14 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Insect talk and feeding

Insect Highway

Edible Bugs



Monday 15 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insert talk and feeding

Pet ‘Bug’ Rocks

Mini Beasts Wildlife Insect Shows

Tuesday 16 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insert talk and feeding

Pet ‘Bug’ Rocks

Mini Beasts Wildlife Insect Shows

Wednesday 17 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding

Pet ‘Bug’ Rocks

Mini Beasts Wildlife Insect Shows

Thursday 18 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding

Pet ‘Bug’ Rocks

Mini Beasts Wildlife Insect Shows

Friday 19 April

GOOD FRIDAY


 

MUSEUM CLOSED - HAPPY EASTER EVERYONE!

For more information please click here

Saturday 20 April

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Insect talk and feeding

Edible Bugs


Sunday 21 April

EASTER SUNDAY

 

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Insect talk and feeding

Edible Bugs


Monday 22 April

EASTER MONDAY
           

Creepy Crawly Bug Houses + Craft

A to S AnimalS Trail

Edible Bugs

Insect talk and feeding



Have fun this Easter and don't forget to tag your memories #museumoftropicalqld


Event Details

Dates
06 April 2019 09:30 AM - 22 April 2019 05:00 PM

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