Redcliffe Museum



The Museum and its Collections offer an intriguing insight into a unique region; its European history since 1799; its heritage as Queensland’s first European Settlement in 1824-25; its much older indigenous culture; its rich maritime history; and the pleasures and surprises of bay side life.

Discover the history of the Peninsula

Located in the stunning parkland of Corscadden Park by Humbong Creek, Redcliffe Museum is in the old Sacred Heart Memorial Church site, offering a truly unique structure to learn about the past of Redcliffe and its surrounds.

Through triumph and tragedy, the peninsula has etched its story in the history books and evolved to become the vibrant province it is today. The museum is a fabulous place to explore the rich history and culture through interaction, exhibition and exciting displays.

Redcliffe Museum features

  • films about the early days of the Redcliffe peninsula
  • a celebration of holidays by the seaside
  • treasured photographs showing Redcliffe years ago and now
  • Scenes of life, where modern technology brings historical objects to life
  • memory boxes to rummage through and uncover items and stories from the past
  • the Imaginarium - a fun, intergenerational space to play
  • a diverse programme of events, exhibitions and workshops for adults and children.

Temporary Exhibition Gallery

As well as many permanent displays celebrating Redcliffe’s past, there is a temporary exhibition gallery. A dedicated space for exhibitions set up with the help of local historical groups and touring exhibitions from state and national museums.

Pick up a gift from the Museum Shop

The Museum Shop stocks a range of historical books, DVDs, souvenirs and giftware. A great way to continue the learning long after your visit. Find a special gift for friends, family or even to treat yourself!

Redcliffe Historical Society has a number of merchandising lines available at the Museum. All profits from these sales go the Redcliffe Historical Society, a hard working team dedicated to educating locals and visitors on the history of this wonderful part of the world.

Discover more about the Museum Shop HERE

Getting there

40 min drive north of Brisbane City, there are many free car parks all over the peninsula with a large free car park at the museum. Hornibrook and Kangaroo bus lines connect from Brisbane and Caboolture respectively. You can catch a metropolitan train service to nearby Kippa-Ring with regular bus services commuting to the Redcliffe foreshore.

Facilities:

  • Toilets
  • Car Parking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Gift Store

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Find Us

75 Anzac Avenue, Redcliffe QLD, Australia



Contact Us

07 3883 1898


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Please note due to the COVID-19 outbreak operating hours may be affected. See operator website for up to date information

Opening Hours

Sunday
10:00am - 3:00pm
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Friday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 3:00pm

Public holidays may vary



Important COVID-19 Update

Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information provided, Visit Moreton Bay Region can not be held responsible for incorrect or misleading information due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Please do the right thing and follow the directions of the Queensland Government.

From 15 May 2020 - you may travel a maximum of 150km from your home for non-contact activity such as exploring national parks, hiking, visiting dog parks, dining-in at restaurants (10 patrons at a time) and more.

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