Cairns Museum

Galleries, Museums and Collections

The Cairns Museum has amazing stories to share about living in the tropics.

Stories of heat, sweat and hard work. Of cane, railways, rainforests and reefs. Of White Australia, Aboriginal resistance and European isolation. Tales of tourists, hippies and local celebrations, amidst humidity, cyclones, toads, mould and mozzies.

Come in and discover the real Cairns!


Caters for hearing impairment Caters for limited mobility Caters for vision impairment Disabled access available Family Family Friendly Free Wifi History & Heritage Museums Australia Museums Galleries Australia Non Smoking Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Shop Wheelchair access


From AU$15.00

Concession AUD12.
Family (two adults and two children) AUD30.

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