Schools

Orange Regional Museum is offers a range of curriculum based learning programs designed to provide students with a hands on understanding of the history and landscape of Orange, the region and Australia.

More details on the  current exhibition can be found here.

School programs cover the following topics: Wiradjuri culture, Mt Canobolas, Gold Rush, Post-WWII migration, chronologies and object stories.

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Visit Options

dsc_015130min – 1.5 hour Museum led sessions including tours, worksheets and hands on workshops based around curriculum units are available.

Contact us to discussion the best option for your class: museum@orange.nsw.gov.au | 02 6393 8444

View workshop options here.
Suitable for Stages 1-3 (K-6)

Secondary teachers are encourage to get in contact with the museum to discuss bespoke options for their classes.

Image: Coolamon, date Unknown, loan courtesy Orange & District Historical Society

Learning Resources including activities and source material can be found here. ______________________________________________________________________

More options

Learn at Wentworth Main Mine
Tours, worksheets and activities available for your class to discover the mining heritage of Wentworth Main Mine.
Contact Orange Regional Museum for bookings and more information
E: museum@orange.nsw.gov.au P: 02 6393 8444

View of the main street of Lucknow in 1863. Image courtesy State Library of New South Wales

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How to book

Download the schools booking form, complete and return via email or contact us to discuss options for  your class museum@orange.nsw.gov.au, (02) 6393 8444

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Information for teachers

  • Museum sessions suitable for up to 60 students per session, multiple sessions are available each day. Orange Regional Museum can assist with finding other suitable activities at Orange City Library, Orange Regional Gallery and Orange Civic Theatre.
  • Safety sheet and risk assessment
  • Learning Resources for Teachers including activities relating to Museum programs can be found here
  • Further details on Journeys: people place stories