EXHIBITIONS: LIVING IN THE TROPICS
Showcasing the collections held by the Cairns Historic Society, Cairns Museum has four permanent galleries.
Gallery 1: A timeline of Cairns from its Aboriginal Traditional Owners to the dynamic modern city of today
Gallery 2: How Cairns was carved out of swamps and steamy jungle through hard work and industry by people from all over the world
Gallery 3: A fun look at living in the tropics – our locals come in all shapes and sizes and personalities
Gallery 4: Cairns in transition from small tropical port to tourist hot spot
Explore the history of tropical life at the Cairns Museum. Family friendly, air-conditioned and free wi-fi.