Enjoy 12 months of unlimited entry to Museum of Tropical Queensland plus more fantastic benefits all year round with an Annual Pass.
Museums are places where families can explore and learn together. Families can enjoy a range of exhibitions, events and activities during their visit to Museum of Tropical Queensland.
Staff are located throughout Museum of Tropical Queensland to assist, offer directions or interpret information. Children’s activities and interactions feature throughout our exhibitions.
Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by a carer or guardian at all times when visiting the museum.
The museum is accessible for parents bringing prams or strollers. Lifts are located in the centre of the building to enable access to all levels of the museum.
There is a family room with a nappy change table and easy access for prams located on the Ground Floor and Level 1.
The Galley Café has child-friendly menu options. Highchairs are available upon request.
Find daily, seasonal and school holiday activities and events to add to your visit experience.
When visiting the museum, adults accompanying children are encouraged to scaffold and model learning behaviours such as conversations, observations, comparisons and inquiring to learn together.
This will foster a love of learning while supporting connections to environments and communities from local to global. Museums are a great way to make learning fun and learn at your own pace.
Staff are located throughout our museums to assist, offer directions, or interpret information. Children’s activities and interactions feature throughout our galleries and grounds.
Enjoy our online resources for a range of ages and interests. We invite you to be part of our story and discover, create, experiment and explore.
Make your child's next birthday party celebration one to remember at Museum of Tropical Queensland.
Plan your visit to Museum of Tropical Queensland, located in Townsville.
Open daily 9.30am — 4pm. General admission tickets to the museum are available upon arrival or online.
Accessibility and sensory information to help you plan your visit to Museum of Tropical Queensland.