An introduction to Bristol Museums
Bristol, South West England

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    The Learning Team develop school workshops with your curriculum needs in mind, we offer everything from Ancient Egypt and Ancient Greeks to Rocks & Soils and Art sessions. At our historic houses we are able to bring history alive with a Tudor Portrait workshops and Georgian Bristol in the kitchen of an 18th century Georgian townhouse.  M Shed is a good choice for local history subjects where pupils can study Chocolate, Ships and Sailors, World War Two and the Transatlantic Slave Trade to name a few.  

    More recently the team, have started to take learning activity on the road, delivering in-school workshops and assemblies about Chinese New Year and Anglo-Saxons. 

    Children learn through immersive experiences and real encounters. Sessions involve object handling, costumed role-play, meet the expert opportunities and special gallery activities that are tailored to age and curriculum needs. 

    Bristol Museums run a changing programme of temporary exhibition throughout the year.  See here for details of latest exhibitions now and in the future

    What’s keeping you in the classroom?

    Find out more about school visits at Bristol Museums via our dedicated learning pages

    You can also keep up to date with our latest learning developments through our Teachers’ Newsletter, issued once a term sign up to it here

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    Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1RL

  • Facilities
    • Accessible by Public Transport
    • Disabled Access
    • Disabled Toilets
    Attraction: Facilities
    • Toilets
    • Groups Welcome
    • Pre visit Available
    • Risk Assessment Available


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