Schools and groups

woman showing a picture to early years children

Sudley House offers a wide range of activities, sessions and resources for education and community groups of all ages. 


Calling all teachers! Exclusive education evening

Friday 29 September, 6-8pm at the Museum of Liverpool

Teachers - join us for a free open evening. Expert education staff will be on hand to show you how National Museums Liverpool’s education offer at all of our museums and art galleries can compliment learning in the classroom, and give you a taster of what we provide.

Pick up a free resource pack, and enjoy a glass of wine or hot drink on arrival. There will be free entertainment and tours throughout the evening.

To book to book your place email by Monday 25 September.


Booking a group visit

If you are planning a group visit please ring our booking team on 0151 478 4788 or email us using this form to enquire about making a booking.

A lunch space can be booked in advance. 

Learning sessions

Learning sessions are free of charge and usually link 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. 

Sudley House is a great place to learn about the Victorians, as well as exploring childhood through toys old and new. There is a wonderful art collection including great artists such as Turner, Millais and Rossetti - ideal for conducting independent study. 


We have prepared teacher's notes and student's workbooks on the themes listed below. You can request printed copies of the other materials using the contact education form, or by calling the group bookings team on 0151 478 4788.

Please note that you need to request resources at the time of booking. We do not provide pencils or clipboards so please remember to bring your own on the day.

  • Old and new toys - teacher's notes, pupil's worksheets, resource bag, key stages 1 and 2
  • The Victorians - teacher's notes, pupil's worksheets, costumes, key stage 2

Education Live

The Education Live brochure, which lists all the learning sessions at National Museums Liverpool's venues for nurseries, schools and colleges in all our venues, can be downloaded here:

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