Discovery Cases

Discovery case.

Insects discovery case

Borrow artefacts or specimens in a Discovery Case from the Museum.

Invite the Museum into your classroom and get up close and personal with a case of artefacts and specimens. The Discovery Cases provide students with a hands-on experience as they are able to remove and touch many of the items in the cases.

Discovery Case Topics

  • Aboriginal Technologies
  • Ancient Egypt
  • Beach Combing
  • Fossils
  • Insects
  • Sir Douglas Mawson (historical focus – suitable for Years 5-9)
  • Meteorites
  • Spiders
  • Pacific Cultures

Discovery Cases are available for loan at a cost of $22 per week (including GST).

Each case is supported by resource materials that address the Australian Curriculum.

Booking Your Case

Please phone 8207 7429 to book a case. These cases may be collected from the Museum’s front desk or shipped at your school’s expense to anywhere in South Australia. Collection and delivery is usually on the weekends to make life easier for the rural teachers, however other times can be negotiated.