Museum of Brisbane

How the time has flown

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Monday 6 April 2015 marks two years since we re-opened on the roof of City Hall. Join us in celebrating our two year anniversary by taking a walk down memory lane.

Over the past two years, we have opened 11 exhibitions that celebrate the stories, people and places of our city:

Light Fantastic: Expo 88 Parades Rewired
Stephen Hart: Fellow Humans
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The many lives of Moreton Bay
Captured: Early Brisbane photographers and their Aboriginal subjects
David Malouf and friends
Euan Macleod: Moreton Island
The River: A history of Brisbane
Costumes from the Golden Age of Hollywood
The view from here: The photographic world of Alfred Elliott

We won a few awards…

  • The River: A history of Brisbane won the MAGNA award for best permanent exhibition or gallery fit out
  • We won bronze at the Heritage and Cultural Tourism Category at the Queensland Tourism Awards
  • Our online exhibition 10 Years, 10 Stories won the MAPDA award for best multimedia
  • Our website won the MAPDA awards for best institution website and best program website

We opened the Museum Shop

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And we welcomed many new faces to our team

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