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!

Daily until 2pm

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

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.

17 December - 31 January | 10am - 3pm 

Pick up a trail and see if you can find our hidden dinosaurs!

Fridays & Sundays | 10.30am

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.

16 December - 1 Feburary | 10am - 3pm 

Sing your heart out these school holidays as you work out the missing word to each song, to cross off your list.

Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays | 10.30am 


30 minutes

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

Daily | Sunset till late
7pm – 10.30pm
Friday 18 November – Sunday 23 April
Night projections at Boola Bardip

Illuminate: Alice will be unavailable Mon 6 Feb & Mon 13 Feb. 

Delight in the spectacular Illuminate: Alice night projection at WA Museum Boola Bardip, launching as part of the City of Perth Christmas Lights Trail.

Second Wednesday of the month | 5.30pm - 7.30pm
Starts Wednesday 11 January

Perth's brand new monthly family and community choir with Abbe May and the WA Bad Ass Gospel Choir

Sundays | 09.30am – 10am
Starts Sunday 8 January 2023

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

Saturday 7 January | 8.30am - 9.30am
Saturday 28 January | 8.30am - 9.30am
Thursday 23 February | 5.15pm - 6.15pm
Thursday 16 March | 5.15pm - 6.15pm
Saturday 8 April | 8.30am - 9.30am

Enjoy a gentler experience in a special quiet session of the Wonderland exhibition.