Whittington Castle welcomes school groups for educational visits to the Castle.
School visits are welcome on Monday and Tuesdays when the tearoom is closed to the public.
We have costumes for all of the pupils to help engage the pupils in order to enhance your visit.
We can provide themed sessions for classes linked to the National Curriculum. We can adapt the session to fit in with your aims for the visit.
We offer a 4 hour day visit – usually from 10-2pm
Pupils get the chance to dress up as characters who once lived at the Castle
Guided Tour exploring and naming the parts of a Castle
Take part in a Fun Quiz Trail
OPTIONAL MEETING MEDIEVAL GUARDSMAN
Sessions cost from £4.50 per pupil. Please ask for price.
Pupils get the chance to explore this historic site on a tour and talk. They learn about some of the characters who once lived here.
They then get to join our fun quiz trail/hunt where they form teams of
Lady Eleanor and Guests
Welsh Raiding Party
Costumes are provided.
Tables set out for a medieval style banquet lunch.
Goody bags for each pupil starting at £1.25 each.
Role Play and Drama session.
Please phone Sue Ellis Casle manager for more details on content and price.
Visits are welcome all year – many activiities indoors.