Museum events

Museum events

  • AOS Armed Offender Squad

    Tues 9 October, 11:00 – 11:45am
    Thurs 11 October, 11:00 – 11:45am
    All ages
    Free, no booking required


    This is an amazing opportunity to find out more about how the AOS support frontline Police with pre-planned search warrants and assist with emergency call-outs to armed incidents. Find out more about the vital role of the AOS, check out the equipment and ask questions.

     


    (Please note: our invited AOS member is operational and in the event of an emergency may not be able to attend)

  • Scene of Crime Officer Workshop: Footwear Impression Evidence

    Tues 2, Tues 9 and Thurs 11 October, 1.30 - 2.30pm
    7 - 15 years
    $5 per child


    Create a footprint cast and record a shoe impression using forensic techniques like a Scene of Crime Officer. All junior recruits take home their own cast and impression.

  • Police dog Section

    Back by popular demand

    Wed 10 October, 11.00 - 11.45pm 
    Fri    12 October  11.00 - 11.45pm  
    All ages
    Free, no booking required

    Find out more about the integral roles that working dogs and their handlers play on the front line protecting our community. Meet the dogs and their handlers with an opportunity to ask the handlers questions and see the dogs in action.

    (Please note: all of our invited dog section teams are operational and in the event of an emergency may not be able to attend)

  • Scene of Crime Officer Workshop: Fingerprint Evidence

     

    Thurs 4 and Wed 10 October  1.30 - 2.30pm
    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

    Our brand new soon to be released Junior Detective Trail is jam packed full of activities that will keep children of all ages entertained. The October JDT asks you to find native birds, decipher signs and follow the trails of evidence. Have fun 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: Blaze.
     
    This most recent Senior Detective mystery is based on true life events. Los Angeles has been plagued by a series of fires that cost millions of dollars in damages and claimed four lives.
    You have been asked to join the task force at a crucial time in the investigation. Police and authorities are desperate to find the Individual responsible and prevent further damage and harm. Your assistance is greatly appreciated.
  • 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