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On-site school programs

 

Every object in the Museum tells a story, and our dynamic, curriculum-linked programs bring these stories to life. Follow the links to find out more, or request a booking.

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All of the programs below, with the exception of Unpack the Museum, are facilitated by Museum staff.

Title Year level Duration Cost
HISTORICAL KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
Then and Now P–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
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
HISTORICAL SKILLS
Collecting is Fun P–1 1.5 hours $6
Talking Points P–12 1 hour $5
Investigating Sources 5–12 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 (other than Unpack the Museum) are free but bookings are essential – plan and book a visit.

Risk management

Here's our page on risk management.