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School visits

School visits

We offer many different educational workshops to complement a visit to the museum. All our workshops have a local history link and some can be combined with visits to other sites of interest within walking distance of the museum.


There are three brand new Key Stage 2 sessions for 2017. Based on the local history of Market Harborough, each session is one hour long and can be combined to make a morning or day of activities:

  • Harborough Heroes – find out about the famous people that lived and worked in Market Harborough
  • All in a Day’s Work – learn about the jobs and industries that made Market Harborough the town it is today
  • Town Trail – walk around the town and discover clues to Market Harborough’s past. Use our magic viewfinders to compare the Harborough of the past with today.

We also offer the following workshops:

  • Remembrance Day (Key Stage 1)
  • Toys Past and Present (Key Stage 1)
  • The Hallaton Treasure – Iron Age and Romans (Key Stage 2)
  • Stone Age to Iron Age (Key Stage 2)

We also offer an extensive range of Outreach sessions delivered in your school. Visit the Creative Learning Services website to find out more.

Book a session

For further details and to book please call us on 0116 305 3424 or complete the form below.

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