Dinosaur Explore: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous

Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie

Travel back in time as the Museum of the Goldfields welcomes you to the Cretaceous period! 145–66 million years ago, during the time that geologists call the Cretaceous period, the Earth was a very different place to the one we inhabit today. If we could travel back in time, we would barely recognise Cretaceous Australia…

$40.00
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Dino Museum Trails (ages 5-8 years)

Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie

You’ve found a map. But where does it lead? There’s a whole heap to find within the Museum, journeying through the shadows and learning about history. Add to your Museum experience these school holidays by taking one of our free trails. If you’re into dinosaurs, you’ll be searching to find their shadows, or if history…

FREE
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History Museum Trails (ages 8-12 years)

Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie

You’ve found a map. But where does it lead? There’s a whole heap to find within the Museum, journeying through the shadows and learning about history. Add to your Museum experience these school holidays by taking one of our free trails. If you’re into dinosaurs, you’ll be searching to find their shadows, or if history…

FREE
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We Dig Dinosaurs – Junior Program (ages 5-8 years)

Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie

Join us this school holiday for some dinosaur fun! We’re digging dinosaurs and are offering a range of fun activities for kids across the summer. Activities for younger children from 5-8 years of age will be available Monday to Thursdays all day. You can become a palaeontologist and construct a dinosaur, paint a replica fossil,…

Free – $5
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Dinosaur Robotics

Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie

Rooooaaaarr!!! Create and program a dinosaur using LEGO® in dinosaur robotics! Become an inventor and palaeontologist to adapt your robotic dinosaur. Then program it to test and get your dinosaur to walk, turn and even roar. This event is suitable for children 10 and above and will run every Friday during the Summer school holidays.…

$5.00
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Sensitive Dinos

Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie

Come to Sensitive Dinos to experience a quieter Roooooaaar! The Museum of the Goldfields is hosting special sessions for children who find heightened sensory environments challenging. This will be an opportunity to see the exhibition Dinosaur Explore: Lost creature of the Cretaceous in a quieter environment. Join us every Thursday during the Summer School Holidays…

$40.00

Fantastic Fossils

Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie

Mining has been going on for over 100 years in the Kalgoorlie region, digging down to over 600 metres in some cases. Do miners ever find fossils and if so, what kind of fossils are they? Join us as we find out the truth from a genuine palaeontologist about our local area and if these…

FREE