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 holiday, there is something for everyone!

Sat 18 and Fri 24 June | 4pm - 6:30pm
Sat 9 and Sat 23 July | 10am - 12.30pm 
Sat 13 and Sat 27 | 10am - 12:30pm 


We invite you to join us, share your stories and connect with other people in the community.

Daily until 2pm

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

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.

Monday to Sunday every half-hour between 9.30am and 4pm

School holiday care programs and out of school groups are welcome at the Museum during the holidays for self-guided experiences.

Saturday 2 – Sunday 17 July | 9.30am – 3pm

Join Steven the Spider on his hunt through the Museum for a scrumptious spider snack, or solve some head-scratching riddles. 

Saturday 2 – Sunday 17 July | 9.30am – 3pm

Enjoy some creepy crawly craft with us these school holidays!

Saturday 2 – Sunday 17 July | 10am – 2pm

Drop-in and explore our treasure trove of free activities these school holidays!

Saturday 2 – Sunday 17 July | 10am – 2pm

We are celebrating masks and turtles as we explore the culture of the Torres Strait Islands in July!

Saturday 2 – Sunday 17 July | 10am – 4pm

Explore some well-loved stories of the sea and discover fact from fiction as we bring book pages to life with museum objects.

Saturday 2 July - Sunday 17 July
Daily | 10am-4pm

Calling all dinosaur fans! Stomp your way to our drop-in space devoted completely to all things dinosaur!

Saturday 2 - Sunday 17 July | 10am - 4pm

Little learners sea-themed story time.

Saturday 2 - Sunday 17 July | 10am – 4pm 

Create your own sea creature and find out more fascinating facts about these deep-sea dwellers!
Saturday 2 July - Sunday 17 July
Daily | 10am - 4pm
Don't miss the Museum on your Perth Cultural Centre trail of Dinosaurs!

Saturday 2 – Sunday 17 July | 10am – 3pm

Enjoy tons of free activities for all ages to keep everyone busy!

Every Saturday | Until 22 October

11.30am to 1pm

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

11.30am | Every Saturday & Sunday & daily during School Holidays
Join a one-hour guided tour that includes our new special exhibition, Dinosaurs of Patagonia.

Mon 4, Tues 5, Wed 6 July | 10-11am 
Thurs 7 July | 1pm - 2pm 
Mon 11, Tues 12, Wed 13 July | 10-11am 
Thurs 14 July | 1pm - 2pm 

Drop in during a spider session for a close look at some arachnid specimens and all of their delicate parts.