Junior Tour

A fun interactive walkabout looking at artefacts throughout the Museum, followed by a chance to touch and learn about objects in our handling collection.

The tour was excellent. Very informative and age appropriate. Would recommend to other schools.

St. Mary's NS, Edgeworthstown

Tour at a glance

Level                Infants to 1st Class
Group size       10
Location           Museum galleries
Duration          1hr

Curriculum Links

SESE History

  • Working as an Historian
  • Local Studies
  • Story
  • Life, Society, Work and Culture in the past
  • Eras of change and conflict
  • Politics, conflict and society
  • Continuity and change over time


Learning Outcomes

  • Learn that a Museum is a place where objects from long ago are kept. That a Museum is a nice place to be.
  • Observe and describe objects on display, relate them to their own experience, learn about the object’s function. Recognise the change and/or continuity of objects/customs in the past and present.