The Egypt Centre provides a number of opportunities for school groups to visit the Museum.
The Museum offers half-day visits for Early Years and Foundation Phase 1 groups. Group Leaders can choose from a number of fun activities, specially designed for our youngest schools groups.
To download the Foundation Phase 1 Teacher’s Pack, click here
Maximum Capacity: 40 Children
Price: £3 per child
Spend a day at the Egypt Centre doing a number of fun hands-on activities facilitated by Museum staff and volunteers. Group leaders have the chance to choose up to six activities for their pupils to enjoy.
Maximum Capacity: 60 children
Cost: £3 per child
Journey to the Afterlife. Teachers will receive step by step guides to facilitate 4 activities based on the journey from mummification to eternal life. These activities are: Mummification, Weighing of the Heart, Egyptian Writing and Senet.
Please note, the group will need to be divided into 4 groups upon arrival. Each group will require a Teacher/activity facilitator. Minimum of 4 staff are required.
Maximum capacity: 40 children
Price: £2 per child
To save time in the gift shop and ensure that you can spend as much time in the museum with our activities, we can provide goody bags for the children to a value of your choice. For more information click here.
Education Officer Hannah Sweetapple firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Curator Wendy Goodridge: email@example.com
or ring the main office (01792) 295960.