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Have a go at our self-led trail for KS2 pupils at Experience Barnsley all about the Miners' Strike and Women Against Pit Closures movement.
Hire our local history sensory loan box targeted at pupils with SEND.
Explore Elsecar Heritage Centre with your class using our storytelling trail. Your pupils will use Elsecar's rich industrial past to create their own stories, using our story bags as inspiration.
Bring your coal mining teaching to life with our topic box full of real and replica objects relating to Barnsley and beyond.
Explore the Anglo-Saxon period in your classroom with our loan box
Introduce your pupils to their Stone Age topic with our prehistoric loan box
Explore the journey of wheat to flour in this hands-on workshop
Explore the story of flour from wheat to bread in this half day workshop, focussed on the story of 'The Mill Mouse'
Explore Barnsley's industries with our loan box, available to hire to support your classroom learning. Includes objects related to coal mining, glass making and textiles.
Explore toys in the past with our loan box, available to hire to support your classroom learning.
Hire our loan box filled with real and replica objects and bring your Vikings topic to life.
Find out all about life as an evacuee during WW2 with this beautifully handmade loan box, focussing on childhood during the war.
Find out what it was like to be evacuated to Cannon Hall during WW2 in this live 45 minute Zoom session
Bring your Victorians topic to life in the classroom with our live 45 minute online workshop!
Find out more about life in the Roman times.
Explore life as a Butler or Housekeeper with our Victorian Servant loan box
Bring prehistory to life in your classroom as your pupils become archaeologists for the day.
Pupils will make a local history study and explore coal mining in Barnsley in your classroom.
Bring prehistory to life as your class discover how to be archaeologists for the day.
Pupils will explore coal mining in Barnsley using objects and maps from our inspiring archive and museum collections.
Pupils meet the Cook and Land Girl at Cannon Hall and become evacuees for the day in this immersive workshop.
Your pupils will transform into Victorian servants for the day! Come and join us!