Choose from a range of exciting curriculum-linked topics:

Discover what life was like in Victorian Britain and explore how changes to work, education, leisure and transport shaped the world we live in today.

From air raid shelters to rationing, explore how life at home changed during the Second World War.

Explore rocketry through our interactive science show, our Rocket Vault and hands-on learning activities.

Explore an industrial heritage landscape, investigate 300 years of explosive history, develop geographical skills and create an artistic map of the site.


Choose from three different ways to visit:

  • Virtual Visits

A performer will deliver an exciting and interactive performance in character via a live video call.

  •  In School Visits

A performer will travel to your school and deliver an exciting and interactive performance in character.

  •  On Site Visits (from summer term 2022 onwards)

Visit the Royal Gunpowder Mills, explore our fascinating site, experience an exciting and interactive performance, and take part in an object handling and activities workshop.


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