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The National Museum of Australia’s dynamic and curriculum-linked school programs and experiences provide awesome experiences for groups large and small. Read about the Museum's Covid safety measures and planning a school visit.

Take a Museum educator-led program

Country and Connection

7–10, 1 hour, $7
Gallery exploration of deep time, power, and diversity across the Australian continent.

The Story of Country

3–6, 1 hour, $7
Gallery exploration of the story of the ancient and powerful Australian continent.

Deadly Defining Moments

5–12, 1 hour, $7
Key moments in history from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives.
PACER program

Then and Now

P–2, 1 hour, $7
Object handling and gallery exploration to investigate how life has changed in Australia over the past 100 years.

Meet the People

3–10, 1 hour, $7
The life of a fascinating Australian through key objects and gallery exploration.
PACER program

Making a Nation

5–10, 1 hour, $7
Investigate the theme of nationhood by handling objects and exploring the Museum’s galleries.
PACER program

A Living Culture

P–10, 1 hour, $7
Handle and explore objects to help understand the ways Indigenous cultures have evolved and adapted in the past 200 years.
PACER program

Indigenous Rights and Freedoms

9–12, 1 hour, $7
Key people involved in the struggles for rights and freedoms for Indigenous Australians and how these struggles were shaped by global trends.
PACER program

Book a special Museum experience

Museum After Hours

5–6, 2 hours, $18
Explore the Museum galleries after dark through a range of immersive activities.

Unpack the Museum

3–6, 1 hour, $3
Get involved in activities, games and handle objects, in a fun-filled, collaborative learning journey.

Early Bird Tour

5–12, 1 hour, $7
Hear the stories behind highlights of the collection and learn about the symbolism and meaning of the Museum building.

History Talks

5–12, 1 hour, $7
Learn about the highlights of the Museum collection.

Closures

Teacher-guided visits and Kspace school bookings are no longer available.

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