Teacher resources

The Workshops Rail Museum offers a range of resources, programs and activities to support teaching and learning across the curriculum for Museum visits and in-class activities. Inform your visit and learning activities with the following resources, publications and offers:

  • Visit the museum for a free teacher preview to familiarise yourself with our exhibitions and facilities. Arrange your visit with our Learning Officer on (07) 3432 5100 or show your teacher ID on entry. Entry prices apply for family members and guests. 

  • Book in for a Museum educator-led school program(charges apply).

  • Access our free downloadable school excursion resources  as part of your visit.

  • Browse our  Teacher's Guide to The Workshops Rail Museum. This guide features images of spaces, themes, exhibition zones with suggested interactions for students. Teachers may use this guide to plan their own excursion documents.

  • Download our Museum Visitor Map to assist in organising your visit and wayfinding around the Museum.

  • Access Queensland Museum Network learning resources across a range of learning areas and year levels.

  • The Workshops Rail Museum is a distribution centre for the acclaimed Queensland Museum Loans service. We have a range of kits available free of charge are changed each semester to suit class activities. Kits are also available to community groups (e.g. historical societies, nursing homes, preschools).

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