See bugs both big and small these school holidays!

Ideal for ages 3 – 10  + activities for under 3s

Explore the microscopic world of insects in a fantastic photographic exhibition of Queensland Museum specimens. Come face to face with colourful insects with hands on insect activities.

Make a day of it with entry to the Museum and all exhibits included in your ticket.

Buy tickets online or purchase at the door.

Insectarium is packed full of things for the whole family to see and do:

  • See images of the iconic Dodd insect collection – where art meets science.
  • Get up close to insects from the Queensland Museum collection.
  • See live stick insects and sort their insect eggs from their frass (stick insect poo).
  • Create your own butterfly that flutters when you move.
  • Be an insect artist! Examine insects up close then draw and colour them.
  • Match the butterfly wings to create amazing butterfly pictures.
  • See microscopic images of insects in 3D.

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Event Details

09 December 2017 - 21 January 2018

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