NORFOLK Museums Service
1960s Handling School Session, Ancient House Museum

Thetford Learning

Site Information

Follow the remarkable story of Thetford and the Brecks in this atmospheric Tudor merchant’s house and visit a Victorian kitchen. More Information.

Topics & Teachers Resources

Brand New! Hard Times Mystery Event

Who stole the silver spoon? Was it the servants, the sweep or the Master?

Join us to find out!

Only £5 per pupil

For information about other topics, please click on one of the links at the bottom of this page.

If you would like something different then please contact us to discuss developing a tailor made package to suit your curriculum needs.

Ancient House also offers Arts Awards at all fives levels. For more information please contact our learning officer.

Risk Assessments and Information for School Visits

A risk assessment for school visits to NMAS sites is available to download at the bottom of this page.

Contact Us

Email Melissa Hawker (Learning Officer) or tel. 01842 752599

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Attending a Family Learning Numeracy Course is what encouraged me to get a job…It gave me the confidence.

We had a broad spectrum of ability (amongst the pupils) and the visit catered for all of these and gave us a few surprises – i.e. the children who asked and answered questions were not necessarily the ones we expected.