Key stages 2 and 3
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Half day, £3.50 per pupil
Pupils are needed to inspect the atmospheric old town jail. Meet prisoner Charles Girdlestone to discover what prison life was like. Find out about prison reformer Sarah Martin. Pupils will decide if the punishment actually fits the crime.
The Tolhouse is perfect inspiration for character and story setting writing on the return to school.
Self-led, free of charge
Use objects and paintings from our collection to inspire creative writing. We can provide you with free teachers’ resources and free CPD training to enable you to lead your students on an exploration of this atmospheric former prison.