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

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?

Pupils in Queens Drawing Room

Challenging Perceptions: George III at Windsor Castle

Age group: 
Key stage 5
School subjects: 
Windsor Castle

Madness and the loss of America - is that all there was to George III?  This fascinating A Level session immerses students into the life of our third longest reigning monarch.  The session leads the students through the Precincts and State Apartments he ... Read more about Challenging Perceptions: George III at Windsor Castle

Learning Resources

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

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.