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Speakeasy Saturday

Expert Talks | Silent Films | Workshops


Step back in time at this monthly event celebrating the gritty exhibition Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties.

The Roaring Twenties

The 1920s was a period of great social change emerging post-WWI. Young women sought new freedoms, movies began influencing the way people lived, and technology developments such as faster, more reliable motor cars improved the lives of millions.

The Speakeasy Saturday series celebrates this fantastic era through film, workshops and expert talks - all to the backdrop of the Museum's heritage site.

What's On Saturday 6 October:


  • The General - starring Buster Keaton (9:30am-12:00pm)


  • Swing Dancing Lesson and Social Dance (10-11am)

Expert Talk

  • Modus Operandi with Lisa Jones, Curator, Queensland Police Museum (1:30-3pm)


Included with Museum entry.

Upcoming Dates

Saturday 8 November, 1 December and 19 January


Event Details

06 October 2018, 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Free with Admission

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