Butterfly scales of a Ulysses swallowtail butterfly, Papilio ulysses

Insect Agency


On now until 7 July 2024

Recommended for all ages

Queensland Museum Kurilpa, Level 2

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About

Insects are everywhere, in a mind-blowing diversity of shapes, colours and species.

This brand new exhibition, developed by Queensland Museum, explores the surprising variety of ways insects do good - for the planet and humanity.

From maintaining healthy ecosystems, pollinating our crops, to providing inspiration for new technologies, they are six-legged superheroes.

This exhibition coincides with the centenary celebrations of the Entomological Society of Queensland, Australia’s oldest society devoted to the study of insects.

Get up-close and personal with insects at Queensland Museum Kurilpa.

Entomological Society of Queensland logo

This exhibition is supported by the Entomological Society of Queensland.

Accessibility

For accessibility assistance and resources for this exhibition, please visit our accessibility page or contact the museum on (07) 3153 3000.

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Virtual tour

Explore Insect Agency from anywhere in the world with our virtual tour. Navigate around the exhibition to view the featured showcases.

School and Group Visitors

Register your interest for visiting as a school or children’s group by submitting our online form or phoning 3153 4401.

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