These additional background materials are designed to enhance your enjoyment of this exhibition.

Teachers may find the ideas shared here useful in the preparation of classroom learning experiences or to add value before and/or after your Museum visit.

Background Information

Includes background information about the exhibition, CT scanning, the provenance of objects, the care and treatment of human remains, Egyptology in Australia, the six mummies, and about ancient Egypt.

Background Information (PDF, 128 KB)

Word Banks

Word Banks are useful vocabulary lists related to exhibitions for classroom use.

Word Bank – Historical Terms and Concepts (PDF, 114 KB)

Word Bank – Egyptian Gods and Goddesses (PDF, 117 KB)

School bookings

Are you planning to visit with your class? Pre-purchase school group tickets for just $10 per student – teachers go free with their class. Visit Ticketek Groups or call 1300 364 001 or email to make a group booking.