Skip to page content
Home / Education


Waikato Museum SJP 25 EDITED

Supporting Local Curriculum

Waikato Museum is an ideal place for learning and development. Our programmes extend the learning environment beyond the classroom for both students and teachers. The Education team has also developed relevant and useful teachers' notes, and can tailor unique classes to meet the needs of each group.

Whether it's on site, online, or a hybrid mix, we're ready to respond to the changing guidelines and ensure your students have a rich and engaging learning experience at any Covid Alert Level.


Education programmes

Our programmes provide stimulating learning experiences related to the exhibitions and tours described. 


Feedback from schools

“Very relevant to our current study and pitched really well for our class level … Great variety of resources/teaching aids to cater for different learning styles” “Pace and delivery of classroom session – spot on."Knighton Normal School.

“We were really impressed with the exhibition and also the way you aligned your presentation with our learning outcomes." - Otumoetai College.

“Not only was our visit educationally valuable but I thank you for being so respectful to our pre-school children ... Your presentation was first class.”Montessori Preschool, Cambridge.

“The children loved the hands-on activities.” - Nawton School.

“Excellent educators who were unfazed by anything.” - Huntly College.


Contact us

Get in touch with our Museum Educators, Elaine and Tamsin:


Join our mailing list

Register here to receive regular information from us about educational classes, holiday programmes and other museum events and activities.