Schools: Windsor
Explore the many stories of Windsor Castle's transformation from William the Conqueror’s wooden fortress to our Queen's splendid palace, and discover a wealth of learning opportunities for your pupils.

School Sessions

Henry VIII and Elizabeth II: the changing power of monarchs

Age group: 
Key stage 2
School subjects: 
History, English
Windsor Castle

NEW FOR 2014-15 In this engaging session we compare and debate the change in power between Henry VIII and our Queen, against the backdrop of Windsor Castle, which for centuries has been an official royal residence and family home. ... Read more about Henry VIII and Elizabeth II: the changing power of monarchs

Students participating in a learning session at St Georges Chapel, Windsor Castle

St George’s Chapel in the Tudor and Stuart period

Age group: 
Key stage 3
School subjects: 
History, Religious Education
Windsor Castle

In this guided tour of St George’s Chapel led by Chapel Stewards, we focus on Henry VIII and Charles I, who are buried in the Chapel and whose reigns changed the religious and political landscape of their time.  Also exploring the history of the ... Read more about St George’s Chapel in the Tudor and Stuart period

Learning Resources

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In the footsteps of medieval kings

This is a Key Stage 3 resource for History teachers and students to research into England's medieval kings and their time at Windsor Castle. ... Read more about In the footsteps of medieval kings

Teacher Information Packs - Windsor Castle

For further information about your group's visit to Windsor Castle download our comprehensive teachers' pack and Powerpoint presentations. ... Read more about Teacher Information Packs - Windsor Castle