Special Events Weeks

Special Events Weeks are a great way to give pupils and teachers the opportunity to immerse themselves in stimulating, hands-on activities in breath-taking historical settings.

“Thank you very much. The pupils had a superb afternoon….”

Special Events Weeks for 2021/2022

British Science Week

 Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery – 14-18 March 2022

To celebrate British Science Week, Blackburn Museum have a week of science themed 2 hour sessions inspired by their collections.

Sgawthorpe-special-eventshakespeare Week at Gawthorpe Hall – 21-25 March 2022

Explore Shakespearian language, storytelling, chronology and swordplay


Victorian Seaside Special  at Fleetwood Museum – 9 – 20 May 2022

Stay in our Victorian seaside boarding house, make a pebble picture and watch a traditional Punch and Judy show.

Dark Ages Week at  Lancaster Maritime Museum – 6-10 June 2022

Explore life under the Anglo Saxons and Vikings including domestic life, money, warfare and storytelling.


Castles and Castle Life at Clitheroe Castle Museum – 13-17 2022

Discover more about medieval warfare, games, crafts and domestic life.