Handling boxes

The Museum has several handling boxes available for hire allowing your students to explore the past by investigating their contents. In each box there are a range of collection and replica items, which can be free handled, to match the theme of the box. Most boxes come with a guide and can either be used independently or after an introductory session by a museum staff member.

Handling boxes are available for – Iron Age, Tudor Countryside Life, Toys from the Part, Victorian Role Play, Victorian Countryside Life, World War One Resources, World War Two Suitcases and Code Kits.

Cost – £10.00/week or £30.00/four weeks (excluding VAT). Extra charge for introductory sessions.

For more information or to make a booking, get in touch with our Learning Team – 01751 417367 or [email protected]