School children at Windsor Castle
Schools Learning
Find out how Palaces and great works of art can inspire learning with our curriculum linked programmes and resources for primary and secondary schools.

Visiting the Royal Collection sites

Children participating in a schools' garden art workshop at Buckingham Palace
Children participating in a schools' session at Windsor Castle

School sessions

Detail of plasterwork on ceiling at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Designed to support curriculum coursework, pupils work with their very own poet and guide and use the Palace and Abbey as a stimulus for their own creative writing. Pupils explore the stories of the past as they tour the site and gather notes based on... Read more about Joint Visit with the Scottish Poetry Library

Key stage 1 / Key stage 2 KNIGHTS AND CASTLES  Children explore Windsor Castle as a place in which knights lived, and learn about how they trained for battle and the code of chivalry they followed. We discover how the Castle links to... Read more about Knights in Days Gone By

Learning resources for Schools / Teachers

Edward III

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

Download the activity sheets and colour in your own Tudor and Stuart costume designs inspired by the In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion exhibition.... Read more about Colouring in activity sheets: Tudors and Stuarts