Discover something new at the Cairns Museum!
Located in the heart of the city, Cairns Museum is the perfect place for children and families to learn, play and explore together.
Covering 3 floors with 5 fascinating galleries, the Museum will connect children of all ages with the people, places and amazing stories of our unique region.
Keep the kids entertained with interactive and informative displays, a great range of family fun trails, guided tours, activity tables,
audio interpreted displays for children, school holiday programs and more.
Childrens Workshops & School Holiday Programs
Educate and ignite your child’s spark for creative thinking and learning in one of the museum’s workshops for children.
Developed by qualified educators and run in the museum’s dedicated Activity Zone, your child will be immersed in a range of fun, hands-on activities.
Education Programs for Schools
Cairns Museum offers both incursion and excursion programs for early childhood, primary and high school students.
School holiday excursions and workshops are also available for vacation care groups.
A Cairns Museum Annual Pass / Cairns Historical Society Membership will give you free, unlimited general entry to Cairns Museum and the Research Centre, special offers, discounted entry to bookable workshops and invitation to exclusive events.
Air-conditioned, stroller friendly and open Mon-Sat from 10-4pm.
Child (under 14): $6
Family (2 Adults + 2 Children): $30
Cairns Historical Society / Cairns Museum Members : FREE
The friendly team at Cairns Museum look forward to welcoming you and your family soon.
Bonus: Read the Kids About Cairns review on the Cairns Museum here
- 07 4051 5582
- Corner Lake and Shields Street