Key stages 1 and 2

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Toys in the Past Life at the Time of the Great Fire of LondonChristmas at Strangers HallLife in Tudor Norwich at the time of Robert Kett

Key stage 1

10am-12 noon, £3.50 per pupil (unless otherwise stated) 

Toys in the Past

Discover how toys in the past were different from those of today. Become apprentices and meet the master toymaker. Visit our galleries and make your own toy to take home.

Life at the Time of the Great Fire of London

What was life like in the 1660s at the time of the Great Fire? Find out by examining artefacts and exploring rooms furnished in the style if the period.

Christmas at Strangers Hall

Celebrate Christmas Victorian style! Meet members of the Bolingbroke family and explore their home. Make a Christmas craft and listen to their favourite Christmas tales.

Key stage 2

Life in Tudor Norwich at the time of Robert Kett

10am-2pm, £5 per pupil

The year is 1550 and the Mayor has thwarted Kett’s Rebellion. Meet different characters and find out about their different opinions of the uprising. Try on authentic Tudor costumes and make your own piece of weaving to take home.