Find out what life was like for employees of the Royal Gunpowder Mills and their families during World War II. Discover why the Royal Gunpowder Mills were such an important place during the war. 

What was it like to work at a Gunpowder Mills during the war? What was life like for our workers and their families? How did it feel to experience an air raid? What was it like to have your food and clothes rationed? How did it feel to be an evacuee? How did women join the war effort? Find out all this and more in our new Wartime programme. 

More details of our exciting new programmes to follow. Until you can visit us again, a character will visit you in person or via zoom as part of an engaging learning package. 

This programme has been adapted for Covid safety.

To check availability or to make a booking, either call or email the education team 

01992 707320 or [email protected]