Tyrannosaurs - Meet the Family at the Australian Museum Sydney

Opening 23 November 2013 - exclusive to Sydney

Tyrannosaurs the exhibition for schools

23 November 2013 - 27 July 2014

All the latest technology will be in action to give your students an insight into Tyrannosaurs. They will learn about what Tyrannosaurs were and how they evolved into high-end predators.

Students are given a 15-minute presentation about Tyrannosaurs and Palaeontology before they enter the exhibition. Education kits with activities are available below.

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Become a Tyrannosaur Hunter

While in the exhibition visitors can use any smart device to complete an online activity. They explore classification, evolution, extinction, diversity and fossils.

View the online interactive

Exhibition entry costs for school groups

  • Pre-booked school student: $10 (includes general Museum entry)
  • Accompanying adult entry (above the free ratio): $16 (includes general Museum entry)

Accompanying adults’ free ratio:

  • one adult is admitted free with every 4 primary school students
  • one adult is admitted free with every 10 secondary school students.

Fearsome Fossils Hands-on Session

Primary students can get hands-on with fossils in an educator-led Fearsome Fossils session. Additional charge for this program. Find out more.

Education Resource Kits

Curriculum-linked education activities, teacher notes and background information have been produced for students visiting the exhibition.

Syllabus Links

  • Science and Technology: Stages 1-3
  • Science: Stages 4-5
  • Biology: Stage 6
  • Earth and Environmental Science: Stage 6

Risk Assessment

Tyrannosaurs Factsheets

Find out more about the Tyrannosaur family through a collection of Tyrannosaur factsheets.

Tyrannosaurs is proudly supported by:

Strategic partners

NSW Government Desination NSW China Research Centre

Media partners

Daily Telegraph National Geographic Channel JCDecaux

Airline partners

China Eastern

Accommodation partners

Pullman resort

Wine partner

CSU Winery



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