Explore Beaulieu’s Victorian Kitchen

How did the Victorians cook and what did they eat? What was life like as a kitchen maid or a footman? Find out with a visit to Beaulieu’s newly restored Victorian Kitchen!

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    Located in Palace House, historic home of the Montagu family, the spacious new kitchen offers an immersive setting for pupils studying social and local history in the Victorian era. Programmes on offer include:

    The Victorians – Pupils take on the role of Victorian school children seeking employment as kitchen maids, housemaids, footmen or chauffeurs to learn about life in a Victorian country house.

    Houses & Homes – Learn about familiar and unusual objects from Victorian times with this hands-on programme, including the chance to dress up in smocks and collars.

    Beaulieu is home to over 800 years of history and also offers a range of educational programmes in the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu Abbey and The Secret Army Exhibition. Whether you’re studying Science, English, Maths, Design & Technology, Leisure & Tourism, Engineering or Art, all of Beaulieu’s education programmes have been updated to meet the modern curriculum and the award-winning team offers made-to-measure solutions to fit the needs of your group.

    Visit www.beaulieu.co.uk/education for more information.
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    Beaulieu, New Forest, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN

  • Facilities
    • Disabled Access
    • Disabled Toilets
    • On Site Parking
    Attraction: Facilities
    • Cafe
    • Toilets
    • Picnic Site
    • Shop
    • Groups Welcome
    • Pre visit Available
    • Risk Assessment Available


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