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
History of Architecture
Age group: 
Key stage 4
School subjects: 
Maximum pupils per session: 
50 minutes
11:30 (lunch 12:30),12:30 (lunch 11:45)
Windsor Castle
Learning room: 
The Moat Room
Essential information: 
Available on the following Tuesdays: 21 April, 12 May, 23 June and 14 July 2015.
Before making a booking please visit this page: 
Essential booking and visit information for Schools - Windsor
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