Schools Education Programme

Find out what it was like to hunt a mammoth,  live like a Tudor, think like a scientist and explore like an archaeologist. From first experiences to big ideas, our education programme will stimulate young minds and develop creativity.

Download a brochure here:- Workshop Programme 2018 / 2019

NEW- Free CPD session with Sally Tonge

Monday 25th February 2019 6pm-8.30pm

Tuesday 26th February 2019 4pm-6pm FULLY BOOKED

 – Songs and Stories with a Bag of Teds.  A chance to visit the new Bears! exhibition and enjoy a fast-paced, fast-track introduction to storytelling, music, song, narrative and social development. Sal has trialled this workshop nationwide for years and now shares what she knows with the littlest listeners. You will leave with a headful of new stories and songs and delight your class with engaging storytelling and the simplest of props! To book email [email protected] or call 01743 258881

Workshops at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

EYFS/Yr 1  Dinosaur Detectives

EYFS/KS1 We’re going on a MAMMOTH HUNT

EYFS New for 2019 …. BEARS ! available 16th Feb-28th April 2019

KS2 Meet the Romans

KS1/2 New LEGO® Story Starter – A Night at the Museum

KS1 /2 / 3 Portrait Tour & Art Workshop

KS1 /2  / 3 Landscape Tour & Art Workshop

 KS2 Investigating Evolution- following Darwin’s footsteps

KS2 Stone Age Bone Age!

KS2/3 Medieval & Tudor Shrewsbury

KS2 Rock Detectives

Prices range from £60-£95 per workshop

 We also offer  Museum in School education sessions , where an experienced educator leads a workshop session in your classroom . Museum in School visits cost £110 for a single two hour session and £190 for a double session.

Download a brochure here:- Museum In School


EYFS/KS1  The Magical Museum Suitcase (only £65 for one session)

KS1 Toys

KS1 Charles Darwin

KS1 Florence Nightingale

Ks2 Ancient Greeks

Ks2 Original Olympians

KS2 Ancient Egyptians

KS2 Meet the Romans

KS2 Anglo-Saxons

KS2 Viking Raiders

To find out more about these education opportunities, or the many others we have on offer across Shropshire, email us at [email protected] or call us on 01743 258881.

If you wish to visit Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery  without undertaking a workshop, there will be a charge of £2 per pupil. One adult per 6 paying pupils will be admitted free of charge and all other accompanying adults will be charged at child rate. Pre-school, playgroup and nursery visits. Children FREE. Accompanying adults £4.50 each . We offer free preliminary visits for teachers.

 BOOKING ESSENTIAL Contact us on 01743 258881/258884 or email [email protected] for further details.

                                                              Shropshire Museums Learning Team 2017


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