Horrible Histories - Pirates: The Exhibition

Townsville City, Townsville Area

16 September 2017 – 4 February 2018 - 

Indicative Rate * AU$8.80 to AU$38.00

Do you have what it takes to be a pirate?

Get hands-on with pirate history at this Australian National Maritime Museum travelling exhibition based on the bestselling Horrible Histories series and developed in association with Scholastic UK.

Take command of a pirate ship, design and project your own pirate flag, try out different weapons from cutlasses to cannons, find your fate on the wheel of misfortune, discover the best loot to steal and splat rats in the quayside tavern.

Along the way, discover why the pirate women were just as wicked as the men and learn to talk the patter of a pirate. Learn about the ships they sailed on, the punishments they suffered and the rules they lived by.

The Museum of Tropical Queensland is the first venue in Queensland and only the third in Australia to host this travelling exhibition.

Event Dates

This event occurs once only on:
16 September 2017 – 4 February 2018

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Adult $15.00 - $15.00 General admission ticket price. Local admission discounts apply with proof of photo identification.
Child $8.80 - $8.80 General admission ticket price. Applies to children aged 3 to 16 years of age. Children under 3 are free.
Concession $11.00 - $11.00 General admission ticket price. Local admission discounts apply with proof of photo identification.
Family $38.00 - $38.00 General admission ticket price. A family is two adults and up to three children. Local admission discounts apply with proof of photo identification.

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi

Facilities

  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Shop

Event Venues


Museum of Tropical Queensland
Address:
70-102 Flinders Street
Townsville City
Queensland, Australia 4810

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.

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