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Charles Darwin - The Australian Connection

Behind the scenes at the Darwin Exhibition at Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney

Photograph from the Darwin Exhibition at ANMM
Representation of Charles Darwin's small cabin on the Beagle, with a collection of views by Conrad Martens


The exhibition, Charles Darwin – voyages and ideas that shook the world is curated by the Australian National Maritime Museum.

Watch behind-the-scenes video clips from the exhibition. Follow the links below each video for further information and download options.

 

Resources

You may also like to download the following PDF resources:

Signals Magazine

Download this article about the creation of the Darwin exhibition from the ANMM quarterly periodical Signals.

Download (.pdf, 552KB)

Charles Darwin Teacher Resources

Download these Teacher Resources about Darwin’s discoveries.

Download (.pdf, 2.81MB)

HMS Beagle Research Guide

Download this Research Guide focused on HMS Beagle from the ANMM Library.

Download (.pdf, 116KB)


Videos

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Dr Nigel Erskine, Curator, Australian National Maritime Museum

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Dr Sammy De Grave, Oxford University Museum of Natural History

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Caroline, Conservator, Australian National Maritime Museum

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Michelle, Curator, Australian National Maritime Museum

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Daniel, 3D Exhibition Designer, Australian National Maritime Museum

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Mariea, Administrator, Australian National Maritime Museum

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Photo Gallery

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Credit: All images in this gallery are courtesy of the Australian National Maritime Museum.