Children attending Museum Explorers

Museum Explorers

Multiple sessions

10:30am – 11am
Please meet our museum educator at the activity location at 10:20am.

Recommended for ages 3 to 5

Queensland Museum Kurilpa, Level 4


Free, bookings required

Join us to celebrate the science of palaeontology through storytelling, song, and roleplay. From dinosaurs to megafauna get hands-on with museum objects and specimens, in these fun sessions designed to enhance children's learning. 

Come take a look at the amazing things the museum palaeontologists have found in Queensland. Learn about their fossil finds and the ancient animals that use to call Queensland home.

Please note, tickets to Museum Explorers are required for all participating children. Carers and babies in arms do not require a ticket. Please register one ticket for each participating child.

Activities and dates

Fantastic Fossils

What is a fossil? Join us for a story, learn about fossils and have a go at making your very own ‘fossil’ to take home.

  • Monday 29 April 2024
  • Tuesday 30 April 2024
  • Tuesday 7 May 2024

Mighty Mutt and the Megafauna

Meet Queensland’s Fossil Emblem “Mutt” the Muttaburrasaurus. Find out why he is so mighty and learn about some of his megafauna friends.

  • Monday 13 May 2024
  • Tuesday 14 May 2024
  • Monday 20 May 2024
  • Tuesday 21 May 2024

We Dig Dinosaurs

Be a palaeontologist and carefully look for fossils of dinosaurs. Can you find a dinosaur fossil and put it in the right storage box in the museum?

  • Monday 27 May 2024
  • Tuesday 28 May 2024
  • Monday 3 Jun 2024

More Information

Please meet our museum educator at the activity location at 10:20am.

Recommended for ages 3 to 5

Signage in the Level 2 foyer will advise the location of each session.



Please advise Queensland Museum on (07) 3153 4403 if you require wheelchair seating or any assistance.

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