Students learning about and playing different types of games children played in the 19th century Elizabeth Farm. Photo © James Horan for Sydney Living Museums.

School Excursions in 2016

 

The 2016 Sydney Living Museums School Excursions brochures have been sent to every school in NSW and ACT.  

We also offer a range of travel and program subsidies to increase access for schools, including:

Unlocking Heritage Travel Subsidy 

Primary schools in NSW receiving RAM funding (with an FOEI of +100) are eligible to apply for a travel subsidy of up to $20 per student to attend one of over 30 heritage or History curriculum-linked education programs at eight Sydney Living Museums sites and nine National Parks and Wildlife sites.

Unlocking Heritage Convict Sleepover

Regional and rural primary schools across NSW can apply for funding to participate in a free convict-themed sleepover at the World Heritage-listed Hyde Park Barracks Museum, as well as a $20 per student travel subsidy.

Virtual excursions

Why not bring our historic sites and fascinating stories into your classroom with one of our virtual excursions?

For full program details and booking information for all our programs, visit our education pages.

If you haven’t received your School Excursion brochure in the mail, follow these links to download the Primary and Secondary school brochures. 

 

Free family pass!

Teachers: Sign up for our eNews to receive regular information for educators and receive a FREE family pass to visit any of our 12 museums and historic houses.

Three women holding bouquets outside house.

Meroogal

Announcing this year's Meroogal Women's Art Prize winnersTuesday 25 September 2018

Meet our three Meroogal Women's Art Prize 2018 winners: Tamara Dean (First Prize), Kim Davies (Second Prize) and Beth Norling (Highly Commended).

Black and white photograph of exterior.

Vaucluse House

Vaucluse House arch works beginFriday 19 October 2018

Essential maintenance work has begun to ensure the longevity of this significant architectural feature of Vaucluse House.

Exhibition cases being worked on.

Exhibition

How exhibitions workTuesday 16 October 2018

Our 3D Design intern, Isabelle Edwards shares insights into the development of How Cities Work, a children’s exhibition opening at Museum of Sydney this December.

 

Three fruit marmaladeThursday 11 October 2018

Looking up at tall glassfronted buildings from below.

Sydney Open

Sydney Open TrailsWednesday 10 October 2018

Get the most from our exciting program with our newly curated trails, shortlisting key buildings not-to-be-missed with your Sydney Open Pass.