School holidays

Join us at one of our WA Museum locations to take part in our school holidays 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. No matter where you’ll be in WA these school holidays, there is something for everyone!

Available for hire | Daily until 2pm

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

Every Saturday | 11am

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.

Sundays | 10am - 10.30am

Discover WA's reptiles and meet some of our resident reptiles in Wildlife

Fridays & Sundays | 10.30am - 11am

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.

Available for hire | Daily

Access one of our sensory backpacks on your visit to the museum for a treasure trove of tools to both calm and stimulate a child's sensory system.

Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays | 10.30am - 11am

Join us for 30 minutes of early-learning activity time in one of our galleries.

Sundays | 11.30am - 12.30pm

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.

Friday 29 March - Sunday 14 April | 9.30am - 3pm
Drop-in activities

Test your skills and see if you have what it takes to graduate from Astronaut School.

Friday 29 March - Sunday 14 April | 9.30am - 3pm
Drop-in activities

Follow the trail and search for the missing Astronauts in the Museum.

Friday 29 March - Sunday 14 April | 9.30am - 3pm
Drop-in activities

Design your own rocket, take a deep breath, and blow into the straw for blast-off!

Friday 29 March - Sunday 14 April | 9.30am - 3pm
Drop-in activities

Bring your imagination and create your own spaceships.

Friday 29 March - Sunday 14 April | 9.30am - 3pm
Drop-in activities

Build your very own cup rocket that flies through the air.

Saturday 30 March - Monday 1 April | 10am - 3pm

Embark on an Easter adventure across the globe!

Saturday 2 April | 10am - 11am
Monday 4 April | 10am - 11am
Tuesday 9 April | 10am - 11am
Thursday 11 April | 10am - 11am
Drop-in activities

Recreate the beauty of space nebulae in a jar.