Every object at the National Museum tells a story, and our dynamic, curriculum-linked programs bring these stories to life.
Explore the links below for more details or request a booking.
You can also download:
- an overview of 2016 education program (PDF 61kb) and 2017 education programs (PDF 61kb) including year levels, cost and times
- a list of Australian History curriculum links to our programs (PDF 225kb)
All programs, except Unpack the Museum, are facilitated by Museum staff.
|Program title||Year level||Duration||Cost|
|HISTORICAL KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING|
|Then and Now||P–4||1.5 hours||$6|
|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 Australia||P–4||1.5 hours||$6|
|Unpack the Museum: Dreaming Bag||P–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|
|Collecting is Fun||P–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
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