Top Choice Museum in Mt Isa

Outback at Isa

The award-winning Outback at Isa combines the visitor centre and booking office with three of Isa's major attractions, all under one roof. The Hard Times Mine is an authentic underground trip to give you the full Is…
Guided Tour in Mt Isa

Hard Times Mine

Get kitted out in fair-dinkum mining attire and head lamps at the Hard Times Mine. On this 2½-hour tour you descend into a purpose-built mine complete with fuming, roaring, rattling machinery and 1.2km of tunnels. T…
Top Choice Viewpoint in Mt Isa

City Lookout

Everyone should make the short trip up to the city lookout for excellent 360-degree views of Mt Isa. The best time is sunset, when the smokestacks are silhouetted and the mine lights begin to twinkle.
Museum in Mt Isa

Riversleigh Fossil Centre

The fascinating Riversleigh Fossil Centre features re-creations of Australia's prehistoric fauna, plus actual fossils found in the world-renowned fields at Boodjamulla National Park.
School in Mt Isa

School of the Air

The one-hour tours during school term demonstrate the outback's isolation and innovation.
Museum in Mt Isa

Isa Experience & Outback Park

Combines a museum and gallery showcasing local history and natural, Indigenous and industrial heritage, with an outdoor park complete with native plant life and a waterfall.
Cultural Centre in Mt Isa

Kalkadoon Tribal Council Keeping Place

Adjacent to Outback at Isa, this small gallery displays local Indigenous art, history and artefacts.
Museum in Mt Isa

Underground Hospital

With the threat of Japanese bombing raids in 1942, and a ready supply of miners and equipment, Mt Isa Hospital went underground. The bombs never came but the underground hospital was preserved. You can also see an e…