Insectarium – at Queensland Museum from 24 June

butterfly-case

Enter a world of insect discovery.  Delicate, vivid and amazing, insects fill our world with shape, colour and patterns. Look closely and be amazed by what you discover.

Create My Butterfly with paper and pattern in the INVENTory. Flutter your creation as you move through the museum. Become an Insect Artist as you draw a beautiful butterfly or moth. Chat with the scientists who collect and study insects. Our Entomologists showcase what makes insects so special in Meet our Scientists at 1:30pm. 
Entry to INVENTory activities is by gold coin donation. Group bookings essential.
INVENTory activities 24 – 28 June and 1-5 July, 10:30am – 12:30pm & 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Our Discovery Centre is a-buzz. Mix and match insects and their colourful wings in Wonderful Wings. Collect Stick Insect eggs for our nursery in Egg Sort. Daily Discoveries at 11am and 2pm will focus on our live insects in our Creature Feature zone.
Discovery Centre activities 24 June – 5 July, 9:30am – 5pm.

All Insectarium activities suitable for families with children aged 3-12.
INVENTory, level 2 & Discovery Centre, level 3.

For more information please visit http://www.southbank.qm.qld.gov.au/Events+and+Exhibitions/Events/2013/06/Insectarium

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