Nottingham Museums

Learning & Education

We offer a wide variety of curriculum-linked workshops for school pupils of all ages as well as over 11,000 museum artefacts available to loan.


Bringing history to life

Our Learning & Education service offers a huge variety of curriculum-linked, facilitated workshops for school pupils of all ages as well as school trips, sleepovers, teacher training and bespoke projects. Our handling collection, Access Artefacts, is one of the most comprehensive heritage and educational services available in the country.


School Sessions

Led by one of our experts, choose from a wide range of curriculum-linked, facilitated workshops, designed to help you and your school make the most of a visit to Newstead Abbey and Wollaton Hall & Deer Park.


Teacher-Led Sessions

Bring your school group for a great learning experience at Newstead Abbey or Wollaton Hall & Deer Park. Following a warm welcome, you’ll have access to our site for the day as well as a base for your bags and coats, a space to eat your lunch and a tour for just £5 per pupil.

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Access Artefacts

Access Artefacts is the handling collection for Nottingham Museums and contains objects covering a range of themes, including social history, archaeology, geology, industrial history and the natural sciences.

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