Museum events

Museum events

  • Make a medal for a special person

    Week one Mon - Thurs 16-19 April 2pm - 2:45pm, week two Thurs - Fri 26-27 April 2pm – 2:45pm
    5 years +
    $5 per child
    Bookings required

    This creative workshop is an opportunity to honour good deeds and special people. Sharing true life stories of police officers’ acts of bravery and courage. Children then have the opportunity to create a medal and certificate for a special person in their life.

    Note: younger children may require the assistance of a caregiver.

  • Scene of Crime Officer Workshop: Fingerprint Evidence

    Week one Mon - Thurs 16-19 April 11am - 11:45am , week two Thurs - Fri 26-27 April 11am – 11:45am
    7 - 12 years
    $5 per child
    Bookings required


    Learn to dust, develop and lift fingerprints. All junior recruits take home their own fingerprint evidence.

  • Junior Detective Trail

    Everyday, 10am - 5pm (except Christmas Day)
    4 years +
    FREE

    The Junior Detective Trail is jam packed full of activities that will keep children of all ages entertained, follow the trails of evidence in Operation: Explorer, Operation:Discover Detail, Operation:K9 Colour and Operation: Spot 5 Differences and see if you've got what it takes to earn your detective stamp.

  • Senior Detective Mystery

    Everyday, 10am - 5pm (except Christmas Day)
    8 years +
    FREE

    Pit your detective skills against our Senior Detective Mystery: 'Operation Sahara' and see if you've got what it takes to discover the identity of a missing person and solve the mystery.

     

  • Museum Tours

    Available everyday, 10am - 5pm
    Bookings required
    5 years+

    Museum tours are available for visiting groups and can be adapted to suit individual needs and ages. To find out more about museum tours, view the Experience and education programme (PDF, 643KB).

    Tour charges, per person:
    Children $5
    Adults $5
    Seniors $3

    To make a booking::
    P (04) 238 3141
    E Police Museum contact form