Teacher Preview Night: Aztecs
Come to a free teachers-only preview of our stunning Aztecs exhibition that is sure to fire your students’ imagination.
Michel Zabe (centre image) Museum Victoria (Left and right images) © The Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia (INAH) & Museum Victoria
Date: Thursday 18 September 2014
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30pm
Location: Australian Museum, entry via College Street
Teachers are invited to attend an exclusive Aztecs exhibition talk given by the Australian Museums Co-curator Fran Dorey. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy a private viewing of the exhibition.
This blockbuster exhibition features more than 200 priceless artefacts and dramatic multimedia that tell the story of the spectacular and ultimately tragic rise and fall of the Aztec empire.
Step into their world and marvel at the extravagant possessions of the Aztec emperors while exploring their sacrificial rituals and uncovering the mysteries of the Aztec afterlife.
Drinks and light refreshments will be served.
How to register
Register online below for this popular event as places will be limited. For enquiries, please phone Charlotte Galleguillos on (02) 9320 6416.
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- School groups: Aztecs exhibition - Students will discover striking objects that tell the story of Aztec daily life, beliefs and values, war and human sacrifice.
- Education Resources - our Aztecs education kits contain pre-visit, onsite and post-visit activities for students:
Primary Education Kit
Secondary Education Kit
Ms Helen Wheeler , Education Project Officer