Daily until 2pm

Part scavenger hunt, part escape room — get ready for a self-guided family tour with a twist!

Every Saturday

Nyumbi means celebration dance in Nyoongar language. Experience a celebration of Nyoongar culture through song, dance and language, as local performers share their rich culture and history.

Fridays & Sundays | 10.30am

Join us for a half-hour of story-telling, the ideal opportunity to introduce your child to the wonder of the written and spoken word amongst the colourful Museum galleries.


Access one of our sensory backpacks on your visit to the museum for a treasure trove of tools to both calm and stimulate a child's sensory system.

Every Tuesday during Term 4 | 10am – 11am

A series of teachable tasters where we learn the Nyoongar names of native animals and our environment through stories, movement, and nature-based activities.

, Thursday 10 February 2022

Every Thursday during Term 4 | 10am – 11am

Explore prehistoric life in WA — from dinosaurs, to marine reptiles and megafauna!

Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays | 10.30am 


Monday 17 October


30 minutes

Join us for 30 minutes of early-learning activity time in one of our galleries. FAMILY
, Tuesday 1 November 2022
, Tuesday 1 November 2022
, Tuesday 1 November 2022
, Tuesday 1 November 2022

Tuesday 1 November - Thursday 15 December
Daily | 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm
Weekends | 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm

This is Antarctica as you’ve never seen it before — it’s the next best thing to visiting the frozen continent.

Saturday 7 January | 8.30am - 9.30am
Saturday 28 January | 8.30am - 9.30am
Thursday 23 February | 5.15pm - 6.15pm
Thursday 16 March | 5.15pm - 6.15pm
Saturday 8 April | 8.30am - 9.30am

Enjoy a gentler experience in a special quiet session of the Wonderland exhibition.

Sundays | 10am – 10:30am
Starts Sunday 8 January 2023

Discover WA's reptiles and meet some of our resident reptiles in Wildlife

Second Wednesday of the month | 5.30pm - 7.30pm
Starts Wednesday 11 January

Perth's brand new monthly family and community choir.

Daily | Every half hour between 10am - 4pm
Thursday 12 January - Wednesday 25 January, excluding Sundays

Based on Mick Elliott’s book series The Turners, this immersive audio experience will see you physically play the characters in this action-packed adventure.

Thursday 12 January | 5.30pm - 9pm
Saturday 14 January| 5.30pm - 9pm

Please note ticket sales close 3 days prior to event 

Families can experience the magic of Wonderland at Boola Bardip — after it closes for the day!

Wednesdays | 10am - 12pm 
8 February - 5 April

Adults with babies under 2 years of age are invited to Wonderland for a baby-friendly exhibition tour and play morning.

Saturday 25 February | 10am - 3pm

Time to celebrate all things wonderful with a full day of free programs and activities!