Marvellous Minerals - Stage 3

Students investigate the properties of minerals in this self-guided activity.

Crystalised Gold

Crystalised Gold
Photographer: S Humphreys © Australian Museum

Self-guided program

Students use clues in the the Albert Chapman Mineral Collection and Planet of Minerals exhibitions to investigate the properties and uses of minerals. Bookings essential.

  • Syllabus links: Science 
  • Maximum number of students: no limit
  • Duration: One hour
  • Cost: Free entry for school students
  • Location: Albert Chapman Mineral Collection, Planet of Minerals exhibitions, Level 1

Education Resource Kit


Nathan Slawitschka , Education Project Officer
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