General Tour Programs

· Secondary and Tertiary students

General Tour Programs

For booking enquiries please email historicplacesbookings@act.gov.au

General tour programs are designed in collaboration with Secondary and Tertiary teachers and their students. Visits to Calthorpes’ House, Lanyon and Mugga-Mugga can be arranged to investigate topics ranging from history to heritage management, urban design to horticulture

Click the links below to view projects produced by Interior Design students from Canberra Institute of Technology. This study involved proposing a new structure to be built at Calthorpes that considers design and heritage planning principles.

View Ailsa Mott's project
View Eleanor Cowie's project
View Kaitlin Bell's project

Click the link below to see a Pastoral History Learning Program developed by our Access and Learning Officer in collaboration with the teacher for a group of Year 11 and 12 students at an Agricultural College.  The visit included an introduction to Lanyon as a pastoral property, a tour of the homestead and outbuildings, and a visit to the Machinery Shed and the Within Living History exhibition.

View Pastoral History Learning Program