What we offer……


Facilitated sessions in Museums
Using handling collections, galleries and historic buildings to deliver sessions which enhance classroom teaching. Click on the venues above to see the full menu of facilitated sessions we offer.

Teacher led sessions in Museums
The cost for teacher led visits is free for Nottingham City Schools and £10 per class for non-City Schools. Booking is essential. To book facilitated sessions or teacher led visits please contact 0115 8761420 or email: schools.programmes@nottinghamcity.gov.uk for booking details.

Work experience in Museums. Find out more…

Museum Objects in Schools
Themed resource boxes containing original objects to use in your classroom. Find out more

Sessions in Schools
‘Galleries to Go…!’ facilitated sessions delivered in your school. Find out more

To book classroom loans boxes or sessions in schools please contact 0115 8762194 or email: access.artefacts@nottinghamcity.gov.uk

Teachers’ Open House
A free open evening for teachers, held every term in one of our museums. Find out more…

Free Inset Training
An hour long hands-on session in school for all teaching staff to help inform object handling with pupils. Teacher training sessions on specific collections or subject areas can also be arranged. Call 0115 8762194 to find out more or to make a booking.

Take One Picture
Take One Picture is the National Gallery’s scheme which uses paintings to inspire cross-curricular work with primary school children. The paintings are used as a stimulus for imaginative work in the classroom for artwork and also for topic work in other curriculum areas. Find out more…