Tours & events

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


The Museum is open daily from 9.30am to 5pm.

Book a ticket online or by calling 1300 134 081. This is recommended if you wish to visit on a particular day.
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.

Feast upon a four-course Egyptian style shared menu, with paired wines from Plantagenet and a curated tour through Discovering Ancient Egypt.

, Sunday 2 July 2023

Sunday 2 July - Sunday 9 July | 10am - 4pm 

Celebrate this year’s NAIDOC theme 'For Our Elders' by exploring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture through weaving practices and crafts.

Monday 3 July | 10am - 2pm
Wednesday 5 July | 10am - 2pm
Friday 7 July | 10am - 2pm

Join Sharyn Egan, prominent Whadjuk Nyoongar artist from Perth, who is known for her beautiful painting, sculpture and weaving.

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

Get ready to turn the floor into ancient Egyptian racetracks before racing augmented reality karts!

Tuesday 4 July | 10am - 1pm
Drop and leave program

They say a picture paints a thousand words.

Wednesday 5 July | 10am - 4pm
Drop and leave program

Program and test EV3 Mindstorm robots with a showcase of your robotic skills at the Mindstorming Mayhem Premiere

Thursday 6 July | 10am - 4pm
Drop and leave program 

The ultimate program for those who love nature and want to learn how to create habitat for wildlife in their backyard!

Friday 7 July | 10am - 1pm
Drop and leave program

Develop your skills as an artist to create and make your own beautiful Egyptian inspired mask to take home.

Saturday 8 July | 11am - 2pm
Saturday 30 September | 11am - 2pm

Mummify a cane toad or screen print hieroglyphs in this series of workshops for the whole family!

Monday 10 July | 10am - 4pm 
Drop and leave program

Develop new Rocket League skills as a team and keep your cool in competitive moments, this Rocket League esports workshop is perfect for gamers aged 12+

Wednesday 12 July | 10am - 1pm
Drop and leave program

Discover the tools, techniques and methods used by archaeologists to unlock secrets from the past.

Thursday 13 July | 10am - 4pm
Drop and leave program

Use your creativity and Minecraft skills to build magnificent pyramids, towering obelisks and magnificent temples that will stand the test of time.

Friday 14 July | 5pm - 6pm
Arrive 4.45pm for a 5pm start.

Join Professor Mike Archer as he explains how and why most animals use and maintain their teeth

Saturday 15 July | 10am – 4.30pm
Sunday 16 July | 10am – 4.30pm
Two-day workshop

A bespoke workshop focusing on creating your own lifelike reptile replica for display

Saturday 25 March 2023 | 1.30pm - 3pm
Saturday 27 May 2023 | 1.30pm - 3pm
Saturday 29 July 2023 | 1.30pm - 3pm

A event series that celebrates Mexican culture and heritage. Presented in partnership with Friends of Mexico in WA.

Tuesday 8 August | 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Join us for a talk by renowned scholars Dr. Mohamed Megahed and Dr. Hana Vymazalová as they delve into the significant archaeological discovery of the tomb of Khuwy.