Hunt Museum - Primary - John Hunt, Collector & Archaelogist
John Hunt - Collector and Archaeologist
Primary School Programme
Availability: September - June
Suitability: 3rd & 4th class
Duration: 30 minutes
The Hunt Museum Collection speaks of John Hunt`s curiosity about the world he lived in, ancient cultures, archaeology, art and fine craftsmanship.
In this live, online, taster workshop learners will virtually access the world of John Hunt through archival photographs, Collection images and short animations. They will develop a broad understanding of the types of objects he collected, where he sourced them, as well as the impact he made in the field of Irish archaeology while living in Lough Gur.
History: Working as a historian; Stories from the lives of people in the past
Science: Working Scientifically; Materials
Geography: A sense of place and space; Maps, globes & geographical skills; Human Environments