Tours & events

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


Entry to WA Museum Boola Bardip is free until 10 October 2022. 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.

Gogo Digital Guide

Enhance your experience and access extra content with the Gogo Digital Guide.

The Gogo uses location awareness to locate and guide you around the Museum to discover more, accessing extra content and highlighting the many stories of WA.

Before your visit, download the app for free or borrow a device from the Information desk on your arrival.

, Thursday 10 February 2022

Every Thursday during Term 4 | 10am – 11am

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

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.  

Daily, excluding Fridays | 11am

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

, Monday 1 August 2022

20 Aug, 17 Sept, 15 Oct, 19 Nov, 17 Dec | 11.30am

Western Australian history is formed by individual stories that contribute to telling our state's narrative. Join us for this one-hour tourand discover some of these personal tales that tell the wider story of WA.

11.30am | Every Saturday & Sunday & daily during School Holidays

Join a one-hour guided tour that includes our new special exhibition, Dinosaurs of Patagonia.

, 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 | 6.30am – 8am

An experimental concert series set against the backdrop of the sunrise, perched in the highest reaches of WA Museum Boola Bardip’s eastern terrace.

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!

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.

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.

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

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

Tuesdays, Fridays & Sundays | 1pm

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

Saturdays | 9.30am – 11.30am, 12.30pm – 2.30pm
23 July – 22 October
(excluding school holidays)

No need for a gift-raptor for your party, we have it all covered with our dino-mite birthday parties! 

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.

Every Saturday | Until 22 October

11.30am - 1pm

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

Saturday 6 August 2022 | 3pm - 4pm
Saturday 1 October 2022 | 3pm - 4pm
Saturday 3 December 2022 | 3pm - 4pm

Showcasing WA Museum Boola Bardip’s architecture and contemporary art works.

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.

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.