Keep an eye on our website for details of our new 2021 events!
We look forward to welcoming schools back on site as soon as we safely can.
In the meantime, we are planning exciting new virtual and in school visits as part of a learning package to bring your studies to life. Keep an eye on our website for more details...
We wish you all the very best for the coming weeks.
If you would like to make an enquiry or a provisional booking, please email your request to [email protected] giving your school name and contact details, the topic you are interested in and the year group who will be coming.
Bookings will be dependent upon the situation at the time but we hope to welcome you to the Royal Gunpowder Mills in 2021.
Bring your class to our fun and informative educational programmes, designed to bring learning to life!
Here at the Royal Gunpowder Mills, our experienced education team will tailor our educational programmes to the age range (and key stage) of your students.
We offer programmes filled with hands-on activities, re-enactments, and workshops - so for your next school trip, why not bring your class along?
We would like to thank all of the schools who have visited us previously and we always welcome new schools.
When we reopen, our 2021 sessions will be adapted in light of the Covid situation. Keep an eye on our website for details including our new Little Explorers programme for younger children and some new outdoor opportunities.
Discover the science behind rocketry at the Royal Gunpowder Mills
Wartime at the Royal Gunpowder Mills. Experience life on the Home Front in this engaging costumed session.
Our new programme for younger children is coming soon!
Discover our new science and art programmes
The story of Guy Fawkes is brought to life through interactive and engaging activities, creating a truly memorable learning experience for all.
Find out about about life at the Royal Gunpowder Mills and in the surrounding area during the Victorian era. Dress up and join in with our costumed characters.
Meet a selection of intriguing and festive Victorian characters as they celebrate their Christmas.