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Spiders – The Exhibition

Spiders – the Exhibition and Queensland Museum has now closed to the  public in light of COVID-19. For more information, please visit our health and safety updates page with the latest information. Spiders – the Exhibition will not re-open after the closure

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About the Exhibition

Explore the fascinating world of spiders, one of the most formidable and often feared creatures in Australia. Discover these impressive creatures as you come face to face with 12 live spider species and 200 spider specimens.

Visiting with Children

Let your little ones become an Arachnologist for a day with a dedicated children’s area for them to explore. With so much to see and do, this exhibition is one of the best things to do for families in Brisbane.

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Name a Spider Competition

A recently discovered species of Eastern Wishbone Spiders needs a name and Queensland Museum is giving you the opportunity to nominate yourself or someone you know!

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