Schools and groups

school children wrapping a model Egyptian mummy at World Museum

© Dave Jones

World Museum offers a wide range of activities, sessions and resources for education and community groups of all ages. Top themes include Ancient Egypt, the Stone Age to Bronze Age and there are opportunities to study natural history in our dedicated hands-on centres. We have a fantastic science offer taking in the Aquarium, Planetarium and Bug House, all of which run specially-devised sessions for schools. 

Education sessions

Education sessions are linked to the national curriculum through our collections and displays. Many sessions are led by a member of our team, while some are self-led. Booking well in advance is advised.

We are now charging £70 per session (including VAT) for the following education sessions, which are available for booking now.  

From September we are charging £70 (including VAT) for the following education sessions. These chargeable sessions are available for booking now.

Find out more about the introduction of charging

See all of World Museum's learning sessions

Plan your visit

We strongly advise that all teachers and accompanying adults visiting the gallery with a group read the following guidance notes. This will give you all the practical information you need to ensure that you have an enjoyable and productive visit, including sample risk assessments.

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