Special Events Weeks are a great way to give pupils and teachers the opportunity to immerse themselves in stimulating, hands-on activities in breath-taking historical settings.
“Thank you very much. The pupils had a superb afternoon….”
Gawthorpe Hall – 5-7 November 2018
Investigate embroidered postcards and make your own, meet a Tommy and learn about the Brother’s Story.
Clitheroe Castle Museum – 8/9 November 2018
Investigate life at the front line, create two memorial wreaths and devise your own remembrance poem.
Judges Lodgings – 26-30 November 2018
Gawthorpe Hall – 3-7 December 2018
Turton Tower – 10-12 December 2018
Enjoy traditional Victorian games, pastimes and Father Christmas.
Helmshore Mills Textile Museum – 29/30 April 2019
Queen Street Mill Textile Museum – 1-3 May 2019
Take part in a range of exciting STEM activities and challenges.
Shakespeare Week at Gawthorpe Hall – 18-22 March 2018
Take a journey into the world of William Shakespeare and explore language, storytelling, chronology and swordplay.
Victorian Seaside Special at Fleetwood Museum – 13-24 May 2019
Stay in our Victorian seaside boarding house, make a pebble picture and watch a traditional Punch and Judy show.
Dark Ages Week at Clitheroe Castle Museum – 3-7 June 2019
Explore life under the Anglo Saxons and Vikings including domestic life, money, warfare and storytelling.
Castles and Castle Life at Clitheroe Castle Museum – 17-21 June 2018
Medieval domestic life, games, warfare and crafts.