Our Learning Team is one of the largest museum learning departments in the country and provides a varied experience to approximately 70,000 learners in pre-booked school groups every year.
Whether you are looking for an opportunity to help deliver the National Curriculum, a day to celebrate the end of term, or a visit with an 'out of school' group, we will inspire and engage your learners. We offer a wide range of workshops and activities that can help any age or ability get the most out of their visit, all FREE.
KS1: History, English and Science. We offer: Off to the Seaside, Clickety Clack or Quick! The Queen is Coming.
KS2: Science-Forces and Motion, Newton's Laws, History - Victorians, World War II. We offer: From Rocket to Bullet, Bridge Building, World War II Evacuation or Victorian Railways.
KS3: Science, Energy, Electricity and Forces. We offer: Energy Show and Bridge Building.
The Museum has trained members of staff able to provide first-aid treatment.
Wheelchairs are available free of charge at both entrance and we have wheelchair accessible toilets
Explore the science, technology and history of the railways with the NRM's Learning Team. We offer a range of workshops for Key Stages 1, 2 and 3 as well as College students.