Windsor Castle: History Around Us

Students participating in a schools' session at Windsor Castle

This interactive talk explores Windsor Castle’s role over the centuries as fortress, prison, baroque palace, family home, wartime refuge, heritage attraction and residence used by The Queen for official duties. The session develops students’ skills in selecting and evaluating evidence on site of this changing role.

"The session was very well taught.  The children were engaged throughout."
Class Teacher

Session details

Curriculum themes: 
History around us
Age group: 
Key stage 4
School subjects: 
History
Maximum pupils per session: 
45
Duration: 
50 minutes
Times: 
11:30 (lunch 12:30),12:30 (lunch 11:45)
Location: 
Windsor Castle
Learning room: 
The Moat Room
Essential information: 
Available on 21 October and 25 November 2014. Dates for 2015 as follows: 24 February and 24 March
Before making a booking please visit this page: 
Essential booking and visit information - Windsor
Contact: 
learning@royalcollection.org.uk
(+44) (0)20 7766 7323