Educational Visits

Rebuild Newcastle castle craft activityThe following pages outline information about the activities and resources we offer for educational visits to the Old Newcastle site. Tours and workshops are flexible and if you have a particular focus for your visit, can be adapted to meet your pupils’ needs.Within this section you will also find pre-visit teachers information concerning the practicalities of an educational visit to Old Newcastle. There are also free resources to download for use in the classroom, and activity suggestions for self-led groups.

The Learning Team is always looking out for special projects to work with individual Learning Team schools, so please get in touch if you have a suggestion.

Self-led groups

As an educational group, you are welcome to free entry to the Old Newcastle site.  Booking is essential. To get the most from the site we do recommend booking a guided tour with the option of a free activity. Packages are flexible so please do contact us to discuss your requirements.

*All educational groups, including self-led visits, must be booked in advance.*

Check out The Drive Primary School's recent visit to Newcastle Castle!