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

Once Upon a Castle

Age group: 
Early Years Foundation Stage
Windsor Castle

Five naughty dragons are causing trouble in Windsor and at the Castle.  The chef is angry with the dragons for eating all his food and Little Miss Muffet is scared because spiders are being dropped on her.  Something needs to be done, so The Queen must ... Read more about Once Upon a Castle

Role play during a schools' session at Windsor Castle

What were castles for?

Age group: 
Key stage 1, Key stage 2
School subjects: 
History, Science (Materials), Geography
Windsor Castle

Why were many castles built during the medieval period, what were they used for and who lived in them? ... Read more about What were castles for?

Learning Resources

Teaching the Victorians

Bring the Royal Collection into the classroom with this themed selection of resources for Primary Teachers focusing on Teaching the Victorians.

Search with St George: St George's Chapel children's trail

Follow this trail to find fascinating facts about St George's Chapel, built nearly 500 years ago within the walls of Windsor Castle.