Learning

Learning programs at the three ACT Historic Places sites: Mugga-Mugga, Calthorpes’ House and Lanyon offer students a wide range of experiences with an emphasis on heritage, history and the environment. Programs are held across the three sites and provide immersive and hands on components.

James’ Diary
James’ Diary
Lanyon Homestead · Yrs F-2

HASS Geography and History

At the Garden Gate
At the Garden Gate
Mugga-Mugga Cottage · Yrs F-2

HASS Geography and History
1.5 hrs, 4 hrs with Dawn’s Surprise (Calthorpe’s House)

Dawn’s Surprise
Dawn’s Surprise
Calthorpes’ House · Yrs F-2

HASS Geography and History
1.5 hrs, 4hrs with companion program At the Garden Gate (Mugga Mugga)

Artefact Chat
Online
Artefact Chat
Foundation – Year 2

Calthorpes' House
Mugga-Mugga Cottage

Convicts
Convicts
Lanyon Homestead · Yrs 3 - 6

HASS Geography and History
1.5 - 2 hours, 4 hrs with Who were the Convicts

Who Were the Convicts?
Who Were the Convicts?
Lanyon Homestead · Yrs 3 - 6

HASS Geography and History
Delivered with Convicts, total 4 hrs

Lanyon’s Landscape
Lanyon’s Landscape
Lanyon Homestead · Yrs 3 - 6

HASS Geography and History
1.5-2 hours

Thinking geographically, thinking Mugga-Mugga
Online
Thinking geographically, thinking Mugga-Mugga
Mugga-Mugga Cottage · Years 9 - 10

 

General Tour Programs
General Tour Programs
Secondary and Tertiary students

Lanyon Homestead
Calthorpes' House
Mugga-Mugga Cottage

Get in touch with ACT Historic Places

Bookings are essential.
Contact the Learning Booking Officer: (02) 6205 0916 or click below.

Historic Places Learning Policy (2015)

For information regarding learning programs at Canberra Museum and Gallery and the Nolan Collection click here.