Temporary exhibitions

Our temporary exhibitions have been selected carefully with you in mind, ensuring you have an enriching experience each time you visit.

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Antiquities Revealed
08 May 2021 - 31 October 2021
From the vault of the Queensland Museum Collections, this exhibition showcases real objects from ancient Greek, Roman and Egyptian civilisations.
Antiquities Revealed
Iridescent
09 May 2021 - 30 November 2021
Illustrate the diverse and imaginative ways that humans have shaped and used nacre or 'mother-of-pearl'.
Iridescent
Ancient Rome: The Empire that Shaped the World
15 May 2021 - 07 November 2021
Highlights one of the most powerful civilisations in the history of humankind by showcasing replica art, machines and technology from the Roman Empire.
Ancient Rome: The Empire that Shaped the World
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