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Jurassic World by Brickman® | South Brisbane

8 December, 2023 - 14 July, 2024

Jurassic World by Brickman® Queensland Museum

An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making. Get ready to build some dino-mite excitement with more than 15 dinosaurs roaring into Queensland Museum for the Jurassic World by Brickman® exhibition open until 14 July 2024.

This iconic exhibition created by Ryan ‘Brickman’ McNaught, brings to life Jurassic World – the juggernaut franchise from Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment – and is the largest LEGO® exhibition in Australian history.

With over 50 large-scale dinosaurs, props, scenes and activities made from over 6 million LEGO® bricks, the immersive must-do creative adventure provides inquisitive explorers an interactive and thrilling journey through stories and characters from the Jurassic World franchise.

More than two years and 10,000 build hours have gone into the creation of Jurassic World by Brickman®, making it the biggest exhibition The Brickman team have ever created. This is a not-to-be-missed experience for kids and adults alike.

Things to see and do

  • Walk through the iconic gates of the park and experience the inner workings of the Jurassic World lab.
  • Venture into the baby dinosaur enclosure, where a life-size Brachiosaurus weighing well over 1.8 tonnes awaits!
  • Encounter incredible models of Triceratops, Velociraptors, T.rex and many more.
  • Get hands-on with LEGO® brick palaeontology, mystery mosaics, island-building and hybrid dinosaur creations.

Jurassic World by Brickman® will run from 8 December 2023 to 14 July 2024 at Queensland Museum. More details here.


8 December, 2023
14 July
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Queensland Museum
Corner Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Bank, Queensland 4101 Australia
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