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!

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.


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 Shop / Gift Shop Wheelchair access


From AU$15.00

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

Nearby Things to Do

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Student reef trips

Small World Journeys

Westcourt, Cairns

The Adventure Company

The Adventure Company

Parramatta Park, Cairns


Coral Expeditions – Cape York and Arnhem Land

Bungalow, Cairns

Maximum of 12 guests each trip

Coral Sea Dreaming Dive and Sail


Stockland cairns

Stockland Cairns

Earlville, Cairns


Coral Expeditions – Pristine Tasmania – 7 Nights

Bungalow, Cairns

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