School holidays

Join us at WA Museum Boola Bardip to take part in our school holiday activities! There’s always something new to learn. We have a heap of fun filled activities, where you can express your creativity, learn and explore. We've got something for everyone!

Daily until 2pm

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

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.

Monday 26 September – Saturday 1 October

A dynamic platform through which children and their families connect with the arts.

, Saturday 2 July 2022

Monday to Sunday every half-hour between 9.30am – 4pm

School holiday care programs and out of school groups are welcome at the Museum during the holidays for self-guided experiences.

Wednesday 28 September | 10am - 4pm
Monday 3 October | 10am - 4pm

Drop and leave program

Learn DIY tricks of the trade to create homes and hang out spaces for Perth’s local wildlife.  

, Saturday 24 September 2022

Saturday 24 September - Sunday 9 October
Daily  | 10am - 4pm
Located on Level 3 

Head to our free dinosaur drop-in zone these school holidays for a heap of dinosaur theme activities and leave with your very own dinosaur tooth!

, Monday 26 September 2022
, Monday 26 September 2022

Monday 26 September - Saturday 1 October
Daily | 10am & 1pm

Welcome to the luscious Singaporean forest! An immersive tactile set, beautiful live music and a friendly performance for families.

Wednesday 28 September  | 10am - 4pm
Wednesday 5 October  | 10am - 4pm

Drop and leave program

A full-day program exploring, creating and navigating through the basics of Minecraft.

, Thursday 15 September 2022

Saturday 16 July | 8.30am – 9.30am
Saturday 27 August | 8.30am – 9.30am
Thursday 15 September | 5.15pm – 6.15pm
Thursday 6 October | 5.15pm – 6.15pm

Enjoy the Dinosaurs of Patagonia exhibition in a comfortable environment that supports children and adults with sensory needs.

Thursday 29 September | 10am - 4pm
Wednesday 5 October  | 10am - 4pm
Drop and leave program.

Work as a paleontologist to uncover secrets from the past and create your very own fossil to take home.

Thursday 29 September | 10am - 4pm
Drop and leave program

Combining physical cars with a virtual race. Turn the floor into custom-built racetracks and compete against others in a race to the finish!

Friday 30 September | 10am - 4pm 
Drop and leave program

Delve into the art of creating 3D models of dinosaurs, similar to those in our exhibition Dinosaurs of Patagonia.

Every Saturday | Until 22 October

11.30am - 1pm

Become a junior paleontologist by exploring with us on a dig!

Monday 3 October | 10am - 4pm
Drop and leave program

Using circuit boards, scratch coding and recycled materials, your task is to design and build a musical instrument.

Tuesday 27 September | 10am - 1pm
Tuesday 4 October | 10am - 1pm
Drop and leave program

Do you have what it takes to create and design a game to rival some of the classics like Uno or Exploding Kittens?

Wednesday 5 - Saturday 8 October | 10am, 1.30pm & 6.30pm

Kids Flicks is back for the October school holidays! This time we're bringing Dinosaurs into focus for a program that the whole family can enjoy.