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Learning at the Museum


The museum is committed to supporting an innovative learning programme that engages people of all ages.

Early Years Foundation Stage

Inspiring early years workshops that promote creativity, enquiry and excitement.

Key Stages 1-4

Fun and engaging workshops that bring the curriculum to life through discovery and story-telling.

Loan Boxes And Teacher Resources

Our loan boxes contain original museum items to support national curriculum themes. Our teacher resources help support schools, home educators and other learning providers.

Museum in your Classroom

Let the Museum bring it's amazing objects and inspiring stories to your local school or group.

Group Talks and Visits

The museum regularly hosts guided tours as well as outreach events for history groups, community events and scout and girl guide groups.

Arts Award

We can help you attain your Bronze, Silver and Gold Arts Award. Use the museum collections to inspire and help form your Arts Award portfolio.


The Learning Room

The learning room is situated on the first floor of the Museum with wonderful views of the River Taw. Available for private functions, meetings and events.