Crime Through Time

Lancaster Castle

  • Activity
  • KS 2
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • History
  • Romans
  • Victorians

On Tuesday afternoon schools have exclusive access to the former Lancaster Prison’s ‘A’ Wing for an exciting and fully immersive ‘Crime Through Time’ session. Discover how the Romans and Anglo-Saxons dealt with crime and punishment, then investigate real-life cases from the Victorian era


Castle Tour (delivered by the Castle Guides)cost  is £4 per head, with one adult admitted free for every 10 pupils and any other adults charged at the pupil rate.

Costs for the Crime Through Time learning session (delivered by Heritage Learning Lancashire) 12.30–2.30pm :
£3 Lancashire County Council pupil  / £4 Academy or non Lancashire County Council pupil. Accompanying adults free to the Crime Through Time session.

Venue Info

For more information on Lancaster Castle please visit their venue page

Lancaster Castle


If you wish to enquire about this learning session please complete the form below. This form gets emailed directly to your chosen venue and a member of staff will contact you to answer any questions and confirm the session is available. Then if you wish to make a formal booking more information will be forwarded to you.


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