Key Stage 5

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For more information, enquiries and bookings contact our Norwich Bookings Coordinator at norwichcastle.bookings@norfolk.gov.uk or call 01603 493636.

Events

Bring your subject to life with immersive events and develop your artistic skills with practicing artists. Meet experts, extend your subject knowledge and develop study skills.

Anglo-Saxon England and the Norman Conquest at Norwich Castle

KS5 A-Level - suitable for all exam boards. 2 hours, £3.50 per student, max 40 students

Use our world-class collections to explore Anglo-Saxon England’s economy, royal mints, urbanisation and the growth of trading centres such as Norwich. Find out the motives, techniques and effectiveness of Norman castle-building and their impact on Norman control and royal power.

Tudors at Strangers’ Hall 

KS5 A-Level – suitable for all exam boards. 2 hours, £3.50 per student, max 25

Available Wednesday - Friday

Bring Tudor history to life at Strangers’ Hall Museum, home of Tudor merchants and mayors. Explore Tudor rooms, objects and documents to build up a picture of the political, religious and social changes during and after Tudor times.

Free A-level Art masterclasses

KS5 A-level Art, 2018 6 or 8 July 10am to 2.30pm, max 20

Work with a practicing artist, Will Teather, to develop artistic thinking and techniques in conjunction with The Paston treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World exhibition

Goldwork: A History of Bling! A-level Fashion masterclass

KS5 A-level Textiles and Art, 2018 4 July 9.30am to 2.30pm, £15 including materials, max 20

A unique extension and enhancement opportunity for A-Level Art and Textiles students. How were gold and other metals used to embellish shoes, garments and furnishings in days gone by? Examine textiles from the Norwich Castle collection and get inspiration for your own designs. Learn how to stitch using gold threads and find out what careers exist in embroidery.

6th Form Biodiversity conference: Conservation, Extinction, Environmental Recording and Campaigning

Thursday 5 July 2018, 10am–4pm, £8

A unique extension and enhancement opportunity for A Level Biology, Geography and Environmental Studies students