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


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: View operational information such as getting here, prepared meal options, and a risk assessment guide. Free entry is available to Queensland teachers to preview the museum’s exhibitions and facilities. Arrange your visit with our Learning Officer on (07) 3432 5100 or show your teacher ID on entry. Entry prices apply for family members and guests.
  • Self-led visit resources: Browse materials for students and teachers designed to focus your students learning experience
  • Make the most of your visit by reading through our comprehensive Teacher Guide 
  • Borrow museum specimens, artefacts or learning resource kits from Queensland Museum Loans
  • Access Queensland Museum Network Learning Resources across a range of learning areas and year levels.

Kids & families

Our activities for kids and families include the Little Nippers program and Outside Hours School Care programs for selected 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 e-news for updates.


Adults may browse offerings on our events calendar. Queensland Rail workers (past and present) may join our Workers Club for special events and member privileges.