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Museum-guided

Onsite school programs

The National Museum of Australia's school programs are led by Museum staff and designed for students Foundation to Year 12. Check out our curriculum-linked programs or request a booking.

Program titleYear levelDurationCost
HISTORICAL KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
Then and NowF–4 1.5 hours $6
Kspace F–6 30–70 mins $3
Unpack the Museum: Wild Colonial Bag 3–6 2 hours $1
Canberra's History: Site Study 3–6 1.5 hours $6
Investigating History 5–10 2 hours $6
Australia's Migration Stories 5–12 2 hours $6
Our Australian Environment 5–12 2 hours $6
Making a Nation 5–12 2 hours $6
Meet the People 5–12 1 hour $4
Indigenous culture and history focus
Aboriginal AustraliaF–4 1.5 hours $6
Unpack the Museum: Dreaming BagF–6 2 hours $1
Early Contact 3–6 1.5 hours $6
A Living Culture 5–12 2 hours $6
Indigenous Rights and Freedoms 9–12 2 hours $6
HISTORICAL SKILLS
Collecting is FunF–1 1.5 hours $6
Talking Points 3–12 1 hour $5
Investigating Sources 5–10 2 hours $6
The Museum Game 5–12 1 hour $5
Museums and History 11–12 2 hours $6

Free teacher-guided visits

You and your students are also welcome to explore the Museum independently.

Teacher-guided visits are free but bookings are essential.

Safety information

Download a pre-filled risk management plan, certificate of currency and more safety information.