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Mauritius Museums Council (Under the aegis of the Ministry of Arts and Culture)

Current Programmes

Highlight tours of museums and temporary exhibitions
Schools and other organised groups are kindly requested to book their visits at least three weeks in advance. The booking form is available on the Mauritius Museums Council's website or at the Information desk at all museums.

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Talk (1½hrs) on History, Development and Role of Museum for secondary school students (Form IV - IV) at the Mauritius Institute, Port Louis and National History Museum, Mahebourg.
Audiovisual projection
Audiovisual projections of documentaries are available on request at the following museums:
    • National History Museum, Mahebourg
    • R.E. Hart Memorial Museum, Souillac
    • SSR Memorial Centre for Culture, Port Louis
    • Natural History Museum, Port Louis
    • Museum of Indian Immigration, MGI, Moka

Itinerant/travelling exhibitions
Mauritius Museums Council possesses the following itinerant exhibitions which are available to schools and other organisations on demand:
    • Esclavage: Résistance et Abolitions dans le Nouveau Monde et dans l'ocean Indien (24 panels 60x90cm)
    • Esclavage, Résistance et Abolition (28 panels 60x90cm)
    • Peopling of Mauritius
    • Mauritius: Land of Destiny
    • Transit of Venus

      VOC: T'Eylandt Mauritius et Rodrigues

Outreach programme
The Mauritius Museums Council also organises demonstrations/workshops, talks and slide shows related to history, natural history and museology in schools.

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