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Current Exhibition

Queensland Dragon: Chinese in the North

26 September 2015 – March 2016

A century ago, Chinese migrants constituted 20 to 30 per cent of the population of north Queensland’s major towns – Cairns, Port Douglas, Geraldton (Innisfail), Cooktown, Maytown, Atherton and Croydon. Numbering twenty-five to thirty thousand, these north Queensland Chinese workers played a significant role in the establishment, development and ongoing survival of townships in Far North Queensland.… Read more

Upcoming Exhibition

Han Dynasty: Foundations of a Civilisation

From June 2016

This exhibition will show and tell the story of this great age of China’s social and cultural development which, over 2,000 years ago, formed the foundations for Chinese culture and people who live in the world today.


Award News

Awarded: TripAdvisor ‪‎Certificate of Excellence 2015 Winner

The Chinese Museum has been awarded 2015’s Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor! Thank you to all the voters who left such wonderful reviews, and we hope you will visit us again soon. Find us from Trip Advisor here: Link