Audio Tour (Children)
This audio tour was made for young visitors to listen to in the museum as they explore and discover.
An introduction to the tour from the DLB Learning Officer Romy Galloway.
1. Factory Life
Listen to this clip when you enter the first gallery of the museum.
2. Life in the Past
Listen to this clip in the birth room, the room where David grew up.
3. Cultural Exchanges
Listen to this in the gallery at the end of the top floor, where all the musical instruments are.
4. Mary’s Ring
Listen to this in the yellow gallery at the photograph of Mary Livingstone, just after the lion statue.
5. Twisted Tusk
Listen to this in yellow gallery where you can see wild animals.
6. Poison Plant
Listen to this in the blue gallery. Can you find a display titled heartbroken husband? Look for the glass case that has tree bark in it, this is called Stropanthus Kombe.
7. Hidden Writing
Listen to this in the red gallery, can you find the table with David’s writing on it? Press the button to reveal David’s hidden words.
8. Mvula Tree
Listen to this in the final gallery of this floor, there will be a wooden statue of men in the centre of the room.
9. Arm Bone
Listen to this clip in the same gallery as the previous clip.
This is the end of the tour, listen for a thank you from our student placement Julianne Stewart and a reminder to drop any headphones or tablets back off to reception!