Ramsey Rural Museum

LEARNING at Ramsey Rural Museum

Contact us: Email: learning@ramseyruralmuseum.co.uk

School visits to the museum

We welcome school and community groups to Ramsey Rural Museum and we will work with you to plan a full or half day visit linked to your objectives.
The museum exhibits can support many parts of the school curriculum.

Click HERE for a document linking museum exhibits to the primary school curriculum.

We can accommodate groups with an indoor space to meet, eat and learn together. Wi-Fi and projection
Toilet facilities are available.
The charge for visits and outreach work is £2 per pupil (minimum charge £30). Click HERE do download the booking form.

Outreach work

If you are not able to arrange a visit to the museum then ask us to:

  • Bring a set of artefacts to you to support speaking & listening and writing.
  • Create a loan box to bring objects from the past into your classroom (£20 per half term)
  • Organise an online question and answer session.
  • Show exhibits and artefacts using FaceTime or Skype to children and/or staff.

Nursery Rhyme Trail.       For Early Years and Key Stage 1

For visitors, we have placed some pre-recorded buttons around the museum with links to the exhibits.
Visitors follow the map, press the button and sing along.

Ask us about bringing this activity into your classroom with a large map, photos and artefacts for the children to handle, talk and write about.

Brass Rubbing                Suitable for All Ages

Once popular in Victorian times, this calming and absorbing activity is suitable for all ages.We have a set of replica brasses, paper and waxes, and someone can talk about and demonstrate the basics.

Extend this creative activity in the classroom with some guided research and non- fiction writing.