Learning

Due to the on-going Covid-19 pandemic, all of our museums are closed and we are not currently taking any bookings for school and group visits. Instead we are running free webinars for schools and Home Educating families:

Latest webinars for schools only – booking open now!

22 April   KS2 Art in ancient Benin

28 April   KS2 Sights and sounds of the Bristol Blitz

6 May      KS2 What can pots tell us about life in ancient Greece?

10 May    KS2 The mystery of Mummy Ha7386

Latest webinars for Home Educators only – booking open now!

30 April   Home Educator Sights and sounds of the Bristol Blitz

13 May    Home Educator Brilliant Bristol women

Resources for home learning

You might not be able to visit us but we’ve collected activities and information for you about our favourite history topics including ancient Egypt, Kings Weston Roman Villa and Bristol’s Black history.

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With thanks to our Annual Education Sponsor: Clifton College

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KS3-4 webinar: Bristol’s health in the past

WEBINAR: How did Bristol’s authorities try to contain cholera outbreaks, obtain information on plague-carriers and persuade people to have a polio vaccine?

Workshop: Ancient Egypt

Follow the adventures of Egyptologist, Amelia Edwards, in this hands-on session about her life-changing journey ‘a thousand miles up the Nile’.

Workshop: Every picture tells a story

Do pictures really tell stories? Discover how myths and legends have influenced artworks in our museum collection.

School loan box: World Faiths

Borrow a World Faiths loan box to discover artefacts from the six most popular religions around the world: Judaism, Sikhism, Islam, Christianity, Buddhism and Hinduism.