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On-site school programs

 

Facilitated programs

Every object tells a story; and our dynamic, curriculum-linked programs bring these stories to life. Below is an overview of each program – follow the links to find out more or request a booking.

You can also download an overview of our education programs for 2014 (PDF 65kb) or 2015 (PDF 77kb), including year-levels, cost, duration and available times; and a list of Australian History pdf curriculum links to our programs (PDF 276kb).

   
Title Year level Duration Cost
HISTORICAL KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
Symbols of Australia P–4 1.5 hours $6
Then and Now P–4 1.5 hours $6
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
Horse-Powered Australia 5 and 9 2 hours $6
Indigenous culture and history focus
Aboriginal Australia P–4 1.5 hours $6
Tools of the Land 2–4 1.5 hours $6
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 $4
Skilling Up For History 5–8 2 hours $6
Investigating Sources 5–12 2 hours $6
The Museum Game 5–12 1 hour $5
Museums and History 11–12 2 hours $6

Teacher-guided visits

You and your students are also welcome to explore the Museum independently. Teacher-guided visits are free and bookings are essential – plan and book a visit.

Risk management

Here's our page on risk management.