Booking your visit
To book a workshop, please contact a member of the education team:
Tel: 01522 550501
When we have taken your booking requirements, we will send you a booking form to complete via email. Where possible, please book at least 2 months in advance.
Half-day workshops – maximum of 40 pupils
All-day workshops – maximum of 90 pupils
Recommended ratios of adults are 1:10 for KS2 and 1:8 for KS1
£5.75 per pupil for a half day workshop
£8.50 per pupil for a whole day workshop
Please note that there is a minimum charge of the equivalent of 30 pupils
Please request a space for lunch in the museum when you make your booking. On fine days it is possible to have a picnic lunch on the lawns of the Usher Gallery grounds.
The museum has a well-stocked gift shop with lots of items under £2.00. School parties are welcome in small groups with accompanied adults. Go to the Shop page
Self directed visits
You are very welcome to visit the museum independently with your class. Please book in advance. There is a timeline tour of the museum galleries available designed for teachers and Key Stage Two pupils, highlighting artefacts on the timeline.
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