Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum

23 June 2017 – 28 January 2018

Teacher resources and learning experiences


A selection of downloadable resources for Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum is available to help plan your visit:

  • Teacher Guide
    Includes booking instructions, what to expect when you visit, summary of exhibition themes, staff profiles with links to Queensland Museum archaeological research projects plus links to diverse discussion points such as "gladiatorial animals", artworks and documentaries.

  • Exhibition Map
    Orientation which will help teachers locate amenities and anticipate the timing and movement of their group through the exhibition.

  • Australian Curriculum Links
    Tabulated curriculum connections including History (Year 7), Ancient History (Years 11-12), General Capabilities and suggested cross-curricular pathways.

  • Gladiators Heroes of the Colosseum exhibition book (see below)

Generic information to familiarise yourself with Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, is available on the following pages:

Events and Offers

Free Exhibition Preview offer for teaching professionals. PLEASE NOTE: THIS LIMITED-TIME OFFER HAS NOW EXPIRED

Exhibition Book. Make your visit extend towards future teaching and learning. Teachers can retain exhibition content for their libraries and classrooms.

Order a copy (or copies) of the Gladiators exhibition catalogue when booking your school visit.
Phone our Booking Office (07) 3840 7608, Mon-Fri to book your visit and/or order your copies.
Your school or organisation will be invoiced post-visit.

This learning resource, comprised of 131 pages of colour images showcasing exhibition collections and exhibition interpretations is available at the reduced price of $9.95 (a soft-cover book in portable format of 24 x 17cm).
Pre-ordered books will be available for collection at the exhibition entry when you visit with a group.