Tours & events

Make the most of your Museum visit with a special tour or event.


Entry to WA Museum Boola Bardip is free. The Museum is open daily from 9.30am to 5pm.

1. Book a ticket online or by calling 1300 134 081. This is recommended if you wish to visit on a particular day.
2. Walk-up entry is available each day — no booking required! However, you may experience a wait time during busy periods such as weekends.

If you register for a tour or an event, admission is included in your booking.


Trash, an Italian animated film, aims to raise awareness on waste disposal and recycling. Meet characters Slim, an old cardboard box who lives in a marketplace with his friend Bubbles, a soda bottle, and other friends.


Daily until 2pm

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

Experience the Museum at night - join us as we open late on Fridays starting on New Year's Eve and every Friday in January.

Friday 14 January 2022 | 6pm, 7.30pm & 9pm
Friday 21 January 2022 | 6pm, 7.30pm & 9pm
Friday 28 January 2022 | 6pm, 7.30pm & 9pm

Let music lift you up in this exclusive behind the scenes event at WA Museum Boola Bardip.

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.

Daily, excluding Fridays | 11am

Not sure where to start? Join one of our popular Highlights Tours for an entertaining introduction to the Museum.

Saturday 29 January 2022 | 2.30pm – 3pm
Saturday 12 February 2022 | 2.30pm – 3pm

Join Captain Boots and Captain Redbeard for a pirate adventure.

Sundays | 10am - 10.30am
Experience our rare and extraordinary animals from the Wild Life Gallery up-close!

Sundays | 11.30am

Dinosaurs of all sizes once walked the ancient plains of Western Australia. Join us for a one-hour dinosaur tour where you will learn about different species, marvel at gargantuan life-sized models and meet our Augmented Reality resident.

Tuesdays, Fridays & Sundays | 1pm

Experience the diversity of Western Australia’s Aboriginal peoples, their cultures and spirituality.

Fridays | 10am - 12pm
(excluding school holidays)

Enjoy a delicious breakfast at Epoch café before exploring the Museum on one of our popular Highlights tours.