The Education Department is responsible for the development and implementation of all educational programmes that accompany every exhibition. This unit is also responsible for outreach programmes in schools, communities and organizations islandwide. All of the programmes are aimed at heightening public awareness of Jamaica’s rich history and culture while also addressing the ways in which history informs our contemporary social life.

The Education department organizes the following programmes

: • Annual Summer Workshop • Outreach Programmes for Primary, Secondary and Tertiary institutions • Educational Resources for Schools • Community Programmes •Lectures (PEP, CSEC, Heritage Lectures) •Touch Tours •Black History Month Educational Programmes (Old Story Time and Kids Stage) • Taino Day • International Museum Day