Turquoise head

Key Stage 2: Americas 

The British Museum holds thousands of objects from the Americas representing the native peoples of north America and the early city based civilisations of south America.

Find out about objects from the ancient Mayan city of Yaxchilian to Colombian goldwork and Aztec turquoise mosaics through our onsite sessions and classroom resources. 

Our sessions feature a range of types, from digital self-led, presentations, object-handling workshops or digital. 

Explore our fantastic Americas programme. 

Ages 7–11