Learning through our exceptional programme of Discovery Sessions

We cater for Early Years, Foundation Stage and Key Stages 1 to 4


To make a booking or for more information contact us:

01793 466640

Our Learning Programme

We welcome up to 20,000 school visitors to our Discovery Sessions each year. To find out more about the learning experiences we offer, please click on the relevant Key Stage below.

We’ll Meet Again

Live the War for a day and immerse yourself in the sounds and sights of the Home Front with our wartime festival for schools.

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Blended learning resources

We have adapted our offer for schools to ensure that children can continue to engage with heritage and culture. Bring history to life in the classroom with our range of virtual learning sessions and object loan boxes.

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Museum From Home

Learn more about the history of the Great Western Railway and our collection with our 360-degree virtual tour, plus online museum trails and puzzles.

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Some nice things our visitors have said:

“STEAM gave our children such a wonderful, rich and hands- on engaging learning experience.” Wansdyke Primary School


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