ESS008 - Museums


Extra-Curricular, an online magazine, would like to know if museums are still important to young people today. They have asked their readers to send in essays, and the best will be published online.


British Museum

The British Museum - Photo by DAVID ILIFF. License: CC-BY-SA 3.0


You have decided to take part in the writing contest. In your essay you should:

  • analyse the functions of museums
  • evaluate other ways of learning about different topics
  • suggest ways that museums could attract more young people

Write around 400 words. Give your essay a title.