Discovery Day for Little Learners
Discovery Day for Little Learners is back on May 12 and 13. Little Learners (2 – 5 years) are invited to join the staff at the Queensland Museum for a jam-packed day of adventure and discovery.
Little ones will be guided by a treasure map to uncover fun, hands-on activities that explore some of our greatest museum treasures.
There’s a treasure-trove of activities to unearth!
SparkLab: Little Sparks Level 1 9:40am-12:30pm (Drop-in session) – Free entry. Capacity limits apply, queues may be expected at busy times. Be a scientist in SparkLab! Be curious and play, ask questions and test your ideas in hands-on experiences designed especially for little learners.
The Big Dig Level 2 9:30am-12:30pm (Drop-in session) Put on your palaeontologist’s gear, grab your tools and dig for rocks and fossils to curate your own museum display.
Hands On Level 2 9:30am-12:30pm (Drop-in session) Get hands on with a variety of museum objects and specimens. Pick them up, turn them over, feel their texture and explore your way.
Keeping House Level 2 9:30am-12:30pm (Drop-in session) Come and try your hand at housekeeping in the past. Use an old iron, frying pan, butter churn and more.
Animal Homes Level 4 9:30am-12:30pm (Drop-in session) Peek inside the homes of different animals and learn how they build or find their place to call home. Use your imagination to build your own animal home.
My Museum Treasure Level 4 9:30am-12:30pm (Drop-in session) Bring in your own special treasure to show our museum experts and see some of their favourite museum treasures from our collections too.
Little Learners Discovery Kit Level 4 9:30am-12:30pm (Drop-in session) Borrow a special kit at the Discovery Centre and develop your scientific skills on this self-guided adventure around our galleries.
When: Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 May Time: 9:30am –12:30pm Age: Ideal for 2 – 5 years Where: Queensland Museum, South Bank Cost: Free, including SparkLab: Little Sparks. Visitors can choose from a range of fun, drop-in experiences. Participation may be managed by audience size limits.
We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed due to wet weather and other events. If you know of a change or cancellation then please do let us know at [email protected].