Friday 25 July 2014

The Australian Museum today announced a new three year major partnership with specialist travel provider, Adventure World.

Under the agreement, Adventure World will become the Presenting Partner for Aztecs – the Australian Museum’s forthcoming exhibition opening on 13 September and featuring more than 200 priceless treasures from Mexico’s major museums.

The partnership also includes the development of an exclusive range of travel programs designed to provide extraordinary cultural, historical and wildlife experiences.

“Adventure World is one of Australia’s most experienced and trusted travel brands and we look forward to having them on board as our first exhibition presenting partner and our long-term travel partner,” Kim McKay AO, Australian Museum Director and CEO said.

“Together we will be sharing our expertise to create themed travel programs that allow the traveller to visit unique destinations around the globe, accompanied by Australian Museum experts.”

These special travel journeys will be customised for all ages with special discounts for Australian Museum Members.

“Our partnership with the Australian Museum allows us to interact in an engaging, informative and exciting medium providing individuals with rich travel trips aligned to the ethos of authentic cultural experiences,” Fiona Hunt, Managing Director Adventure World said.

“We are very excited to also be joining with the Australian Museum as the presenting partner of the Aztecs exhibition that will provide a cultural experience for local audiences by showcasing one of the world’s greatest civilisations.”

About the Australian Museum: Established in 1827, the Australian Museum is one of the nation’s premier scientific research, educational and cultural institutions. Aztecs is on show from 13 September 2014 – 1 February 2015.

About Adventure World: Adventure World provides in-depth travel knowledge and experience to some of the world’s most exotic, beautiful and unique places to visit. Destination experts craft tailor-made holiday itineraries to match client’s exact requirements. Over 43,000 tailored trips are booked annually with Adventure World to over 91 different countries. For more information, visit