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Address: Corner of Grey & Melbourne Streets | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 7 3840 7555
Today
09:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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Queensland Museum is a museum of natural history, cultural heritage,...

Queensland Museum is a museum of natural history, cultural heritage, science and human achievement that tells the changing story of Queensland, Australia.The Museum houses permanent and changing exhibitions that connect visitors to Queensland, its people and Queensland’s place in the world - past, present and future, through exhibitions, displays and public programs.We also host exciting touring exhibitions from Australia and around the world. There is always something new to see at Queensland Museum!

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Complete make-over

We hadn't been here in a long time, so I am not sure when the make-over took place, but it is absolutely wonderful. Came here often when our children were growing up and now went... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is without doubt the least impressive museum exhibit I have ever had the misfortune to pay to see, and that includes several I have been to in poverty stricken countries in which the display text was not in English. The introductory video is a spectacular tour de farce. Clearly scripted by some film-school graduate fool with no idea about... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We hadn't been here in a long time, so I am not sure when the make-over took place, but it is absolutely wonderful. Came here often when our children were growing up and now went with the grandchildren. A lot of the actual displays are still the same, but so much better exhibited and with lots of interesting gadgets, so... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had not been to the museum since my kids were little. We took 16 preschool students for a day trip. WOW it was fantastic. I was like a kid in a lolly shop. Relics. Birds. Could have spent 2 days looking at everything. Need at least a day to see all. Well worth it for the family.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

To escape the heat we paid this free museum a visit. The exhibitions were modern, informative and very well presented. It was refreshing to be home from Vietnam where our Museums present scientific based information versus their prophaganda driven rubbish.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you have children the museum is a must. So much see and learn without them even knowing that they are. All the staff we come in contact with were just so friendly and willing to help you with anything.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited with my husband to avoid the heat. Wow, what a collection! Extremely impressive display. Can't wait to bring the kids next time we are in town

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

At our last day of a 3.5 weeks stay we visited this museum. We did see everything we met and didn't met. A great, free, museum for all ages. Very worth to spend a morning or afternoon!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ok museum, some displays a little old fashion. Great set up for families with kids. Whole area great people watching family friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must do in Brisbane - there isn't much else to do! That said, the QLD Museum is excellent and free.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely museum which I visit whenever I come to Brisbane. The museum and science centre are great for kids and the museum often as extra seasonal (usually paid) exhibitions which are always worth visiting. Today I saw the exhibition on the Large Hadron Collider, absolutely amazing and so educational for kids.

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