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Hertford Museum

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Hertford

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Key Stage 2

Schools

Hertford Museum - self guided tour

Duration: 1 hour

Price: Free

Children can explore the Museum galleries to see the artefacts (…) You are welcome to download and copy our activity sheets.


An Animal Gathering

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Come and meet the family! Explore our Natural History collections and discover their origins, features and characteristics.  Using real specimens, this session is not to be missed.


Archaeological Detectives

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Explore the archaeology collections on display in Hertford Museum and take part in a ‘blanket dig’.


Meet the Ancestors— a prehistoric family

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Discover the ordinary lives of local prehistoric people who lived and worked on Foxholes Farm thousands of years ago. Handle real and replica items and take part in activities to explore prehistoric family life


Roman Foxholes

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Discover the everyday lives of local Romans living at Foxholes Farm. Handle archaeological finds and explore the impact of the Roman invasion. Visit our very own captive Corn Dryer!

*This session will not include the visit to the Corn Dryer when delivered at your school*


Inventions and Innovations

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Discover the more mysterious objects in our collection, both hands-on and in the galleries!


Hertford’s Home Front

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Explore ordinary life in Hertford during the Second World War, with real and replica objects,documents and photographs.


Hertford’s Hero

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Learn about Corporal Alfred Burt, a local man who was awarded the Victoria Cross during the First World War. Using costume, objects and documents, the session gives a sense of  the local impact of a world conflict.


Fossil Hunters

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Find out about fossil hunting, how fossils are made and handle 150 million year old specimens.


Who was Wallace?

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Alfred Russel Wallace was a Victorian pioneer, naturalist and explorer. Become an explorer for the day and discover the man, his theories and adventures. Ideal for classes looking at rainforest topics.