Access day: Hidden treasures
Exhibition tour and visit to the Nicholson Museum with audio description
Access program, Tour
This day of discovery starts with an audio-described tour of the exhibition Afghanistan: hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul at the Art Gallery of NSW.
It is followed by a trip to Australia’s largest archaeological collection at the Nicholson Museum, University of Sydney. Archaeologist Dr Craig Barker will lead an engaging and tactile touch tour of artefacts.
This program is suitable for people with vision impairment.
Transport from the Gallery to the Nicholson Museum provided. Lunch not included.
Note: the Nicholson Museum collection does not contain Afghan artefacts and is not related to the Afghanistan exhibition
Friday 6 June 2014, 10.30am
Free with exhibition entry
Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1740
Assisted access for individuals or groups with specific requirements can be requested when booking
Duration 3 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Related exhibition: Afghanistan
Image: Appliqué 'the Aphrodite of Bactia’ (detail), Tillya Tepe, 1st century AD. National Museum of Afghanistan. Photo: Thierry Ollivier