Canterbury Museum


Secondary Students

Canterbury Museum holds 2.1 million items that cover Antarctic expeditions, Canterbury settlement, ethnology and natural history collections, including geological and zoological specimens.

Access to this rich and vast collection, together with access to curatorial knowledge make Canterbury Museum a valuable and inspiring resource for senior students.

Access to this rich and vast collection, together with access to curatorial knowledge make Canterbury Museum a valuable and inspiring resource for senior students.

Learning experiences at Canterbury Museum are targeted and tailored to meet students' learning outcomes and aim to enrich and enhance knowledge, skills, values and attitudes while complementing classroom learning at the appropriate level. Making knowledge and collection available to the community is our core reason for existence.

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