A day in the life of a child in the 19th Century
In this joint program between the Migration Museum and Ayers House, students will explore daily life for children in the 19th Century. Explore connections between the past and the present, family life, home life and memories.
Migration Museum: explore school life, games, chores.
Ayers House: explore home life, comparing the life of a child of a servant or the child of person who owned the house.
This program addresses Australian Curriculum outcomes:
- Personal and Family Histories
- Present and past family Life
- The past in the present
When: Term 1-4
Offered Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Level: F, 1, 2, 3, 4
Area: HASS - History
Type: Special Program
Cost: $8 for Ayers House
Participants: 30 maximum
Duration: 90 minutes per site
ALL school visits must be booked in advance.
To book a visit please contact the Migration Museum.
Please note that all bookings must be made by phone.
60 min program:
$5.00 per student/$2.50 equity
90 min program:
$7.00 per student/$3.00 equity
120 min program:
$9.00 per student/$4.00 equity
Organising your visit
For more information and to discuss your student learning needs please contact the Education Manager at the Migration Museum.
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