Step back in time to Bristol in the 1700s. Discover family life in a wealthy Georgian house, the famous people who visited, and amazing events which shaped the city we know today.
- Dress in replica costume as worn by people in 1700s Bristol
- Role-play life below stairs with a costumed interpreter, trying their hand at simple household tasks
- Compare and contrast the lives of people in the 1700s and people alive today
- Explore the house using themed activity boxes to learn about the significant people who visited, such as poet William Wordsworth and campaigner Hannah More, and important local events
Suitable for: Year 1–4
Duration: 75 minutes
Group size: Up to 35 pupils – you can book more than one session
This workshop is bookable on Mondays and Tuesdays between April and December 2019. We have two sessions available at 11am-12.15pm and 12.30pm-1.45pm.
Please note, we are only able to accommodate one class of up to 35 children in The Georgian House Museum at any one time.
Planning on having a picnic as part of your visit? Enjoy it at Brandon Hill off Great George Street.
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