Learning

We provide a wide range of educational programs, events, resources and activities for people of all ages.

Schools and groups 

Resources for teachers, students, homeschool networks and children's groups include:

  • School excursion information: Explore options to add to your visit experience, including School Programs led by Museum Learning Officers.
  • Planning your school visit: Directs teachers to operational information such as getting here, prepared meal options, and a risk assessment guide.
  • Teacher resources: Preview the museum with a FREE visit before your excursion.
  • Subscribe to our Education E-news to receive regular updates about upcoming events, activities and exhibitions.
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Kids & families 

Our activities for kids and families include the Little Cobbers programs and other special events.

The museum is a great place to enjoy learning all year round but celebrate that extra holiday buzz with our changing schedule of Holiday Programs

Some extra experiences may incur a pre-purchased ticket or fee, so browse our events calendar or subscribe to our Education E-news for updates.  

Adults

Adults may browse offerings on our events calendar

We run a range of Hands on Workshops throughout the year. 

Curator Conversation is a series of talks that takes place on the first Wednesday of each month. 

Enhance your visit with a guided tour of the museum, and be sure to ask our friendly staff if you have any questions about the museum collection. 

Resources

Resources include fact sheets, self-guided trails, and online learning and activities from across the Queensland Museum Network. 

Education Loans

You can borrow museum specimens and artefacts or learning resource kits from Queensland Museum Loans.