Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Cairns is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Cairns a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Cairns.
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Cairns Western Arterial Rd. (next to Skyrail terminal), Cavaronica, Cairns, QLD 4878
09:00 am - 09:30 pm
There’s no better place, other than Central Australia, to know about the Aboriginal culture. Start at the Creation Theatre, where, going by its name, actors with the help of illusion and theatrics to retell the genesis of it all from the beliefs of the Tjapukai tribe. After this riveting performance, move on to the Magic Space museum and the ...
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City Place, Shields and Abbott Street, CBD, Cairns, QLD 4870
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Not only is the Cairns Regional Gallery a prime destination for all things art, the building it’s housed is a historic landmark. Home to some of the exquisite historical and contemporary art from artists home and away, the Gallery has a majority of its exhibits from the Far North of Queensland. The building, a government building in its glory...
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Former Post Office Building, 13 Grafton Street, Cairns Queensland Australia 4870
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Not many know the history of Cairns and how it’s been molded into the cosmopolitan we know it as today! Going as far back as the Aboriginal and Islanders the museum is a one-stop shop for Cairns history. Housed in an old School and Arts building, it just adds to the charm of the museum. The sheer diversity of the exhibits on display is nothin...
Come and visit the only gallery of Australia, dedicated solely to the Japanese Samurai Warriors. The collection holds arts, arms and armor that were used by the warriors.
According to the history, the Samurai were the military nobility of feudal Japan around thousand years back.
At the gallery, you also get to see some of the artifacts belonging to...
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46 Collins Avenue, Edge Hill, Queensland 4870, Australia
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
Recycled items are better put to better use than the parent materials they were made of. The Tank Arts Centre is the best testament of this statement. Three World War II oil storage tankers were put to creative use and renamed the Tank Arts Centre. Two of the main functionalities of the Arts Centre, to serve as creative hub and engage the local com...
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96 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD 4870
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
It is a state-of-the-art cultural facility, located right at the center of the city. The center houses around 248 theatres for climate controlled exhibition galleries, performance and screening of films, art studios and workshops. Apart from that, the center has gallery shop and office accommodation. Special exhibition space for local artists is also available.