NASA – A Human Adventure

15 March to 9 October 2019

NASA – A Human Adventure is a thrilling journey through humankind’s exploration of space.

Come face to face with NASA’s remarkable achievements in human space flights and space exploration – the greatest adventure that humans have ever undertaken. Discover the exciting history of rocket science and space flight, and learn about some of the most extraordinary accomplishments in space technology.

NASA – A Human Adventure is the most comprehensive and extensive touring space flight exhibition in the world. Featuring an extraordinary collection of more than 250 historically significant artefacts from the United States and Soviet Union space programs. The objects on display include original space flown objects, high fidelity replicas and scale models.

Images courtesy of NASA

Visiting with children

Junior astronauts can collect a wrist band and start their fact finding mission by following the stars through the exhibition. Activities for kids: 

  • Take a closer look at real rocket engines and a large scale model of Saturn V moon rocket.
  • What do astronauts eat? See Apollo, Skylab and Soviet Space food.
  • The 60s version of social media, see Neil Armstrong’s handwritten letter to a Queensland student thanking her for the best wishes.
  • Get up close to a space shuttle flight deck and mid deck, including an astronaut loo.


Sensory-friendly Session 

On Wednesday 11 September, we’re making accommodations to support visitors who prefer a quieter, sensory-friendly experience. Learn more about our upcoming sensory-friendly session here.

Box Office

Type Price Comment
Adult $21
Concession/ Adult Student $18 Concession or student card required
Child (5-15 years) $12 Children under 5 free
Family $58 2 adults and 2 children

Queensland Museum Annual Pass Holders

Discounted tickets available for Annual Pass holders.
A valid card will need to be presented with ticket at entry.

Type Price Comment
Adult $18.90 Annual Pass required
Concession $16.20 Annual Pass required
Child $10.80 Annual Pass required
Family $52.20 Annual Pass required

Don’t have one? Find out here if the Annual Pass suits you.

Adult groups

Groups of 10 or more adults (16 years and over) can purchase tickets for a discounted rate by booking through QTIX.

Cost: $18 per adult

Book: Adult groups are managed through QTIX. A dedicated group sales team is available Monday-Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm to provide you with friendly, personalised assistance.

Please complete the Group Booking form or phone QTIX on (07) 3840 7466.

School groups

For school group bookings, visit Planning and booking your visit.

Book Tickets

Museum Ticket Desk 

Level 2 Queensland Museum
Cnr Grey and Melbourne Streets, South Brisbane
9.30am to 5pm Monday to Sunday.


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