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

Children participating in a schools' session at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle

Key stage 2 TUDORS  Where did Catherine of Aragon say her prayers? Where is Henry VIII buried and with whom? Where can you see a portcullis beside red and white roses? Children find the answers to these and many other questions about... Read more about Henry VIII's Final Resting Place

Children participating in a schools' session at Windsor Castle

Key stage 2 TUDORS  In this lively interactive talk and costume handling session, pupils discover how the clothes worn at the Tudor Court reflected the position in society of the wearers – from servants to courtiers to the Tudor... Read more about King or Commoner?

Learning Resources

Imagine you are a soldier hundreds of years ago trying to take Windsor Castle from the king: is it easy to break in or are the defences strong enough to keep you out?  Find out by playing the Bring on the Battle! game.  ... Read more about Bring on the battle: Children's activity

To support our taught programmes and self-directed visits, we offer a wide range of resource material on different themes and for different ages and levels of ability.... Read more about Windsor Castle trail: Queen Victoria at Windsor Castle