We offer guided tours, with opportunities for group work and artefact handling. A loans box is available to groups visiting the house for follow-up work in the classroom. Please click on the following links for teacher’s notes, work sheet for children, Tudor detective and Victorian detective activity sheets.
Educational visits can be tailored to suit the needs of individual groups and meet the requirements of the National Curriculum, focusing on:
Unit 2: What were homes like a long time ago?
Unit 2B: Plants and animals in the local environment.
Unit 2C: Can buildings speak?
Unit 11: What was it like for children living in Victorian Britain?
Unit 12: How did life change in our locality in Victorian times?
Unit 18: What was it like to live here in the past?