The Victorian Classroom

Restored to its former glory, the Schoolroom is furnished with reproduction period school desks, slates and chalk, books, blackboard and easel, Dunce's hat and stool, abacus and the inevitable belt. The schoolroom is open to all visitors. School groups can use the classroom to experience lessons 19th Century style. A teacher's pack is available in the 'What's on offer for school visits' section which provides a downloadable suggested scenario for a living history session, booking form, risk assessment and curricular links. You can access this by clicking on the link