Boy and girl looking out window towards the front of the train at Platform 9 exhibit

Rail Through Time: A Kids Adventure

30 March - 14 April 2024

9:30am - 4:00pm

All ages

Queensland Museum Rail Workshops


All Aboard! Embark on an exciting journey through the past and present with school holiday fun at Queensland Museum Rail Workshops.

Rail Through Time: A Kids Adventure is the ultimate destination for young explorers under 13 years old. Get ready to dive into the fascinating world of railways, transport, communication, jobs, and fashion through the eras of the 20th century.

Things to see and do

  • Unleash your inner engineer with bridge-building activities that challenge and inspire.
  • Witness the evolution of Queensland's rail network and beyond with our captivating timeline wall and see if you can match the photographs to the right era. 
  • Embark on a thrilling scavenger hunt through the museum, uncovering hidden treasures along the way.
  • Take a ride around the museum on the Land Train - $3 per person.
  • Let creativity run wild in Makerspace with a collection of unique arts and crafts.
  • Test your skill with a range of games like stilt walking, hula hoop, hopscotch and more.

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to learn, play, and explore Queensland's rich railway heritage these school holidays!

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