We work extensively with schools to enthuse young people about stories from the past.

In this section teachers can find information about our workshops and Loans for Learning service.

Information forYour visit

Please choose from one of our wonderful locations for your visit to find out more about the venue and the workshops available at that site.

Somerset HeritageLoans Service

Through the Somerset Heritage Loans Service, your school can borrow a wide range of real and replica Museum objects to support creative learning in the classroom. Our packs contain a selection of resources, including genuine artefacts, models, printed materials and other useful information for teachers. Some of our items are very large, so please let... Read more »


Schools can subscribe to our unique Somerset Heritage Learning Service and benefit from a wide variety of interactive workshops, both in-school and at our Museums, as well as loan resources to complement classroom learning. We can offer loan items linked to many aspects of the UK national curriculum, and our door-to-door loans delivery service means that... Read more »