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.

Thursday 10 August | 6.30pm – 9pm

6.30pm | Doors open, bar open
7pm | Conversation

Exploring the rise of AI and the complex issues it raises.

Thursday 17 August | 5pm - 6pm
Arrive 4.45pm for a 5pm start. 

Dr Moya Smith Curator, Anthropology & Archaeology takes us back to the first Egyptian materials that came into the Museum in 1897.

, Saturday 19 August 2023

Saturday 19 August | 10am - 4pm
Sunday 20 August | 10am - 4pm

Help us celebrate National Science Week in the Biggest Science Lab Ever under Otto the whale in Hackett Hall.

Saturday 26 August | 8.30am - 9.30am
Thursday 28 September | 8.30am - 9.30am

Enjoy the Discovering Ancient Egypt exhibition in a comfortable environment that supports children and adults with sensory needs.

Saturday 13 May 2023 | 10am - 12pm
Saturday 2 September 2023 | 10am - 12pm
Saturday 25 November 2023 | 10am - 12pm

Series of Latin America-focused workshops, language classes and dance performances.

Saturday 18 March | 10am - 4pm
Saturday 9 September | 10am - 4pm

A permaculture workshop that focus on the creation of living environments that are sustainable and productive.

Thursday 21 September | 5pm - 6pm 
Arrive at 4.45pm for a 5pm start. 

Join Librarian Bobbie Bruce to view some rare books in our Wild Life Gallery.

A concert series that spans ancient time, by international concert violinist Rupert Guenther.

Arrives at Boola Bardip 18 November 2023

Animated and vibrant performance of culture, dance, song, projections, and otherworldly sounds coming together to transform an old car wreck into a travelling canvas of story and culture.
A touring exhibition

Sunday 14 & 21 May | 10am - 1.30pm
Sunday 19 & 26 November | 10am - 1.30pm

Everyone's got a story. What's yours?