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  • Heritage Learning
Teachers Kit "Absolutely brilliant - the kids loved it" Heritage Learning "...probably the best school trip we've ever been on."

Free site visits

Bring your class to our properties for free! Our wide range of sites enable students to learn about every era in English history - from neolithic to the modern day.

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Free, downloadable resources to support your visit to our properties.

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Hazard information

Information sheets for teachers planning a visit to our sites.

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Get involved

Help bring history to life for our education visitors as an educational volunteer.

Educational volunteering 

Outdoor classrooms 

Spectacular locations, famous landmarks, unique learning spaces. Our properties include pre-historic and Roman sites, Tudor mansions, medieval castles and more.

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Discovery Visits

Hands-on, site-based priced activities combining great out of the classroom experiences with quality learning.

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Engaging Places

A resource to support teaching and learning through buildings and places. Engaging Places is a project run by English Heritage and the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE).

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