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School programs

The National Museum of Australia's dynamic and curriculum-linked school programs provide awesome experiences for groups large and small.

Browse by program type and year


Students looking at a museum object.

On-site programs led by Museum staff and linked to the Australian Curriculum.


A visitor looking at Phar Lap's heart

Programs and activities for students taking a teacher-guided tour of the Museum.

Digital outreach

Two robots

Remote robot guided tour and curriculum-linked video conferences.

Our picks

Investigating Sources

A group of school children looking at a painting

An on-site Museum-guided program for students to develop historical skills(Years 5–10)

The Museum Game

Two visitors playing the Museum Game.

An app that challenges students to make connections between objects. (Years 5–12)

Unpack the Museum

The front of a boat.

Activity bags for teachers leading self-guided student groups. (Foundation–Year 6)