Key stages 1 and 2
For more information, enquiries and bookings contact our Norwich Bookings Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01603 493636.Toys in the Past | Life at the Time of the Great Fire of London | Christmas at Strangers Hall | Life in Tudor Norwich at the time of Robert Kett | Journey of a Freeman
Key stage 1
10am-12 noon, £3.50 per pupil (unless otherwise stated)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. 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. 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
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.
10am-2pm, free to schools within a 20 mile radius of Norwich
It is 16th century in Norwich when the city was a thriving industrial centre. Meet four characters who help to explain the journey from apprentice to freeman of the city. Funded by the Freemen of Norwich as part of their 700 years celebration.