Our school sessions support subject areas across the new National Curriculum. Our expert Learning Officers cater for groups from Early Years to Further Education and for all learning styles, including special educational needs and home education.
The Birmingham Museums education programme offers a wide range of stimulating and memorable on-site taught sessions, self-guided visits and outreach services at nine stunning venues, all designed to inspire and engage your students.
All visits (including self-guided visits and teacher previews) require advanced booking.
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Birmingham Museums for Kids
BMAG for Kids online resource is a great place for pupils to make some exciting discoveries. Join in the fun and find out about: Victorians, World War 2, Egyptians, Romans and Art.
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Museum Collections Centre: General Tour
Take a tour of the large warehouse and small object stores at the Museum Collections Centre in Nechells. Explore a huge range of objects from Birmingham’s past and find out how we store and care f...
Museum Collections Centre: Creative Inspiration Tour
Visit the Museum Collections Centre in Nechells and be inspired by the collection to gather primary visual source material for art, photography and creative writing projects. Your visit can be tai...
Encourage your class to experiment, question and test their ideas in our fantastic, new Mini Lab! During this active, hands-on session, children lead their own journey of discovery to explore thr...
A Germs Journey
Encourage children to understand the importance of washing their hands as they discover the super science behind the germs that live around, on and inside of us! Journey around the city to explore...
Colour Me a Rainbow (Outreach)
Join us for ‘The Colourful Tale of King Opaque’ as he turns his castle from being dark and gloomy to bright and colourful. In this interactive story, your pupils will learn about sources of light,...
Healthy Bodies: Inside Out (Outreach)
Meet Anna, who has a very important job to do. She needs to find presents for her brother’s birthday which can be enjoyed by each of his senses.She the...
Night Dome (Pop-Up Planetarium)
Take a magical journey through the night sky with your pupils. See the sky filled with stars and watch as they change into pictures of the constellations. Listen to the story of the Great Bear an...
Electrifying Science (Outreach)
Ever wanted to shock your students? See some hair-raising electrifying experiments! Pupils will have fun with both static and current electricity as they learn and replicate scientific discoveri...