Adult Learning

For museum talks, heritage walks and other after-hours events, please look at our Whats On page.

Reminiscence Object Handling Sessions

These sessions can cover themes such as

  • The home
  • Childhood
  • Leisure/past-times
  • School

To find out more, please contact . Directed reminiscence object handling sessions can be booked as in-house or outreach sessions.

Visitors with Additional Needs

Our access programme includes activities for adults with learning disabilities or blind or partially sighted people.

We offer multi-sensory workshops, object handling sessions and craft activities. To find out more, please contact


ESOL provision

The museum offers a great language experience for all ESOL learners from Entry 1 – Level 2. Workshops can be tailored to include different ESOL Curriculum topics such daily life, now and then (technology), food and culture etc. To find out more, please contact