Planning Your Trip
As five times winner of the Sandford Award for Heritage Education, we’re proud to work with schools and education providers to lead unbeatable value guided tours, walks, talks and live shows to ensure there is something special for every child to experience.
Get in touch with our friendly Museum team today to find out more today, bookings are now available. Our flagship tours are available all year round and include:
World War Two – The Home Front
Experience what life was like on the Home Front during WWII to help understand Britain’s past.
Toys Through the Ages
This fun, interactive and hands-on session looks at continuity and change through the use of toys.
Coalface to Fireplace – The Local Experience
As part of your local history study, see how coal mining literally shaped the landscape and communities of the Cannock Chase coalfield.
Select tours at certain times of year:
Look closely at the natural world and learn to recognise the plants and animals within the special heathland habitat of Hednesford Hills.
A Tale of Stone and Iron
Learn the skills needed to survive as a Stone Age hunter gatherer and how the rise of settlements and farming replaced this way of life by the Iron Age.
An exciting day, filled with hands on activities for Key Stage One and Reception age children to experience the magic of Christmas.
Collect and Connect
Our exciting new e-learning and artefact package takes your group on a museum visit for the day, without leaving your classroom!
How to Book
The Bookings Officer is available to answer your queries and take your bookings. If you would like to discuss bespoke tours or how to adapt a tour to meet your needs please contact the Education Officer.