Participate in a marine archaeology workshop aligned with the Australian Curriculum: History, exploring the key concept of evidence.

Students will work with an education presenter using problem solving strategies to uncover and analyse an unknown shipwreck. Enhance student understanding by exploring the museum’s Wrecked exhibition, learning about some of South Australia’s worst maritime disasters.

Climb to the top of the Port Adelaide lighthouse and examine the role of lighthouses in maritime environments.

Further information

South Australian Maritime Museum Education Programs

South Australian Maritime Museum

Term 1-4

10:00am – 2:00pm. Times outside of this can be negotiated.

Level: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Area: HASS - Geography, HASS - History

Type: Program
Cost: $5 per student, ($7.50 with Port River cruise)
Participants: Can cater for up to 90 students in one day.
Duration: To be negotiated on booking

School bookings

ALL school visits must be booked in advance.

To book a visit, please contact the Booking Officer:

To discuss your student learning needs, or for more information, please contact Maritime Education.

Organising your visit

Please familiarise yourself with the following documents:

Include a ½ hour Port River cruise on-board the Archie Badenoch for an additional $2.50 per student.