Planning a visit

“The staff were professional and well organised. They went out of their way to make this a special day out for the children.” - Teacher, Waulud Primary School

We offer a whole day’s exciting learning experience for your class at our museums through hands-on sessions led by museum staff and cross-curricular exploration of our sites supported by our teachers’ resources. Please contact us to discuss this option further.

How to Book

Take a look around our website to choose a topic that interests you, and check out our frequently asked questions. Please contact us to make a booking, we can also help you to plan your day and answer any other questions you may have:


Telephone: 01582 598065

Please ensure you contact us if you plan to bring your class to one of our museums, even if you haven’t booked a workshop. A general visit is free of charge, but we need to be notified whenever large groups visit our museums. 


Please contact us to discuss charges.

Resources to plan your day

Group Leaders Guides

Includes detailed information to enable you and your group leaders to get the most out of your visit, including maps of our museums.

Risk Assessment Guidance 

Guidance on risk assessments are available on request, however teachers are responsible for carrying out their own risk assessment.