Learning programs

Make the most of your visit to the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery with a workshop, guided tour or Planetarium show.

Our education officers bring our exhibitions to life in engaging learning experiences for your students.

Biological and physical science

Program

Suitable for

Program type

Feathers, fur and scales 

 Prep-Year 1 

Workshop
The science of music   Prep–Year 2

Workshop

In their footsteps
Dinosaurs and Tasmanian animals 
 Prep–Year 5

 

Guided tour
Nest and Lost Landscapes 

 

 Years 1–6  Guided tour
Nests and eggs Years 2–6 
 
Workshop

Estuary: Below the Surface

Years 3–7 Guided tour 

Story of an estuary

Years 3–7   Workshop

 History

Program

Suitable for

Program type

On the tracks
Tasmanian transport
 Years 2–3

 
Guided tour

 

History of Launceston 

Years 2–3

Workshop

Sydney Cove exhibition 

Year 9

 

Guided tour

 

Tasmania at War - WWI

Year 9


Workshop

 Aboriginal Education

Program

Suitable for

Program type


Songline art walk

Kindergarten–
Year 2
Workshop
The First Tasmanians: Our Story
Prep–Year 6  Guided tour

Signs and symbols

Years 5–6

Workshop

Gone but not forgotten 
 
Years 7–8 
 
Workshop 
Where the sea meets the land
Years 9–10

Workshop


The First Tasmanians: Our Story

Senior Secondary

Outdoor Education
Level 2

Guided tour
The First Tasmanians: Our Story

Senior Secondary

Religious Studies
Level 3

Guided tour

 Visual Arts

Program

Suitable for

Program type


Songline art walk

Kindergarten–
Year 2
Workshop
The First Tasmanians: Our Story
Prep–Year 6 Guided tour
Gone but not forgotten Years 1–4 Workshop
Me, myself and I Years 3–4 Workshop

Signs, secrets and symbols

Years 5–6

Workshop

Where the sea meets the land
Years 9–10

Workshop


The First Tasmanians: Our Story

Senior Secondary

Outdoor Education
Level 2

Guided tour
The First Tasmanians: Our Story

Senior Secondary

Religious Studies
Level 3

Guided tour

Earth and space sciences

Program

Suitable for

Program type

Tycho to the Moon

Prep–Year 3

Planetarium show

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

Prep–Year 5

Planetarium show

We are Aliens

Years 3–7

Planetarium show

Capcom Go! The Apollo story Years 3–12

Planetarium show

Dawn of the Space Age

Years 5–9

Planetarium show

Capturing the Cosmos

Years 7–12

Planetarium show

The Sun: Our Living Star

Years 7–12

Planetarium show

We are Stars Years 8–12

Planetarium show

Birth of Planet Earth Years 9–12

Planetarium show

Black Holes

Years 10–12

Planetarium show