Sessions and Resources
for 'Aston Hall'
Experience this enchanting fairytale in the magnificent setting of Aston Hall.
Pupils will dress up as characters, from the wicked stepmother to the handsome prince, as we explore the house, telli...
Search for evidence of ghostly activity at Aston Hall.
Pupils will hear the Hall’s spookiest stories as they explore the house, equipped with ...
Explore the story of the Great Fire of London in a historic setting.
In this interactive session, we’ll discuss how the fire started by looking at bread ovens in the kitchen and discover why the f...
Civil War at Aston Hall
Uncover Aston Hall’s role in the English Civil War.
Learners will dress up as key figures including King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell and Queen Henrietta Maria. They’ll find out about Sir Thomas Hol...
Discover Aston Hall
Take a tour of Aston Hall and uncover the history of this magnificent Jacobean mansion.
Compare the lives of the wealthy Holte family and their servants by exploring the functions and features of ...
People in Portraits
Discover expressions, identities, symbols and meanings through the historic portraits at Aston Hall.
Pupils will get into costume to bring the portraits to life, dressing up as Sir Thomas Holte, K...