Education

Education

The Islamic Museum of Australia (IMA) is a pioneer in providing schools with engaging and transformative educational experiences grounded upon helping the next generation of young Australians develop a sense of identity and community cohesion.

  • Over 7000 Government, Catholic and Independent schools have visited IMA.
  • State-of-the-art facilities including two presentation theatres, projectors and sound system.
  • Tailored packages to suit the specific requirements of schools and the Australian Curriculum.

Over 7000 Government, Catholic and Independent schools have visited IMA.

7000+ Visiting Students

State-of-the-art facilities including two presentation theatres, projectors and sound system.

Outstanding Facilities

Tailored packages to suit your school with specific links to the Australian Curriculum.

Tailored Packages

Creative art packages led by industry professionals fusing geometric patterns and Islamic designs. A real delight for the eyes!

Art Workshops

Quotes From Participating Schools, Teachers and Students

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“Great experience, very enlightening. Staff were awesome, welcoming and accommodating.”

(Teacher from Caroline Chrisholm Catholic College)

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“Fun and engaging hosts throughout entire tour.”

(Teacher from East Preston Islamic College)

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“It was brilliant, a really beneficial experience for me. I loved hearing about Muslim women.”

(Student from Marist Sion College)

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“Learning about Muslim beliefs, culture, artwork and what they have to say has made me see Muslims differently. They’re all different and they are lovely people. Just like the tour guide we had. The Islamic Museum has been my favourite excursion.” 

(Student from Mordialloc College)

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“My class has responded really positively to the museum tour. Some said it was their favourite part of their city trip. I think it is a great positive experience to build their understanding and counter negative stereotypes in the media”

(Teacher from Cohuna Secondary College)

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“The Islamic Museum was a long trip that was absolutely, without a doubt worth it. We got the opportunity to see amazing architecture, art, sculptures and history of Islam. It was an extremely memorable moment that will forever lay in Mt. Hira history, I greatly suggest that everyone should make an effort to visit this outstanding museum as it is a one in a lifetime opportunity.”

(Student from Mt Hira College)

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“It was very inspiring and insightful. We learnt a lot about the culture and religion and are grateful for this opportunity.”

(Student from Balcombe Grammar)

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“Very enlightening experience. Good to see something new during different visits.”

(Teacher from Australian International Academy)

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“The Islamic museum was great. It made me feel proud about being Muslim and it showed how much Muslims have contributed to civilization. It was a wonderful experience”

(Student from Minaret College)

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“I found the experience very valuable and made me re-evaluate my own thoughts of the religion and made me respect it more.”

(Student from Parade College)

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“Very informative experience. Good diversity within the galleries. Wonderful informative staff tours.”

(Teacher from Assumption College)

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“My experience here was very good and I felt as though I now have a better understanding of the Muslim religion and beliefs of Islam. Also not to be prejudice.” 

(Student from Ave Maria College)