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10:30am – 11am
Please meet our museum educator at the activity location at 10:20am.
Recommended for ages 3 to 5
Our short sessions use themed storytelling, songs, and roleplay to help our Mini Museum Explorers engage with the museum. From getting hands-on with real museum objects and specimens, to exploring our galleries and collections this program is designed to enhance children’s learning and development.
This term to celebrate our new exhibition Insect Agency and the 100th anniversary of the Entomological Society of Queensland we will be focussing on the amazing variety and importance of insects.
Please note, tickets to Mini 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.
Learn about what makes an insect an insect, is a snail an insect? what about a centipede? Join us for a story and meet some amazing live insects.
Beetles, Bugs & Butterflies
Learn about the huge variety of insects, their patterns and colours and how they move. Which insects have stripes? Is there a purple insect? Can you scurry like an ant?
Searching for Insects
Accessibility: Please advise Queensland Museum on (07) 3153 4403 if you require wheelchair seating or any assistance.