Museum in a Box - How to book

Boxes are available for loan periods of three weeks. Museum in a Box® can be borrowed by any educational institution across Australia.

Museum in a Box - Bush Tucker

James King © Australian Museum

A charge applies to each box loan. This charge covers booking, handling, maintenance and freight of the box to and from any school or education institution.

  • $88 (incl. GST) per box currently applies to New South Wales Regional and PSFP schools.
  • $121 (incl GST) per box for Greater Sydney postcodes; 2250 - 2260, 2500 - 2526, 2555 - 2573 & 2745 - 2770 and the ACT 
  • $154 (incl. GST) per box currently applies to Sydney Metropolitan schools and interstate.

As a guide, the Australian Museum usually applies the designation of Sydney Metropolitan schools to schools with postcodes up to and including 2234.

A tax invoice will be sent with each box and ensure you read the risk assessment before you book.

Please call Karen Player on 02 9320 6197 with any enquiries or fax your request to 02 9320 6072.

Email your booking to  the Museum in a Box office now.


Karen Player , Manager Museum Outreach
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