Learning resources


Make the most of your visit with our exhibition-linked learning resources.

Animal Detectives – Lower Primary Resource

Explore the features, habitats and life cycles of our Tasmanian animal collection.

Download the resource here(PDF, 1MB) .

Colonial Tour at the Museum at Inveresk

Download the Beattie Trail here(PDF, 1MB)



Estuary: Beneath the Surface – Lower High School Resource

A Year 7 and 8 resource which guides students to explore our Estuary: Beneath the Surface exhibition.

Download the Estuary worksheet here.(PDF, 1MB)

The Keys to History: The Mysteries of Chin Kaw’s Shop

An that app uses leading-edge AR technology to allow students to interrogate objects and stories from across the Tasmania collecting institutions to better understand the rich and deep stories of Chinese migration in Tasmania.

Discover The Keys to History: The Mysteries of Chin Kaw’s Shop.

Nest – Primary school resource

Students can explore the Nest exhibition and consider their impact on the environment.

Download the Nest resource here.(PDF, 7MB)

Skin – Upper Primary and High School Resource

Explore the Skin exhibition by Garry Greenwood with this student resource.


Download the resource here(PDF, 2MB) .

Tasmanian Connection Kids' Trail

Students can explore the Tasmanian Connections exhibitions and discover Tasmanian animals, dinosaurs, transport, shipwrecks and more.

Download and print the trail on A3 paper here(PDF, 1MB) .