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Canterbury Museums & Galleries have been delivering fun and inspiring schools workshops for over 20 years, bringing subjects to life as part of a rich, cross-curricular experience.

Learning is at the heart of what we do and our activities are designed to stimulate curiosity, imagination and creativity.

Booking a Schools Workshop with us gives your pupils the unique opportunity to learn alongside a collection of over 5,000 inspirational artefacts and works of art.

Your class or group can handle real artefacts whilst developing a range of investigative, enquiry-based learning skills.

Our dedicated Learning team will work with you to ensure you get the most from your visit, so whether you are investigating the Ancient Egyptians, exploring art or looking to discover some incredible collections from around the globe, there is bound to be a workshop to suit your classroom needs...

*New Special Exhibition Workshops*

 

Drawn from Life: Large Scale Mark Making

Join us for a tour around the Drawn from Life exhibition at The Beaney and then take part in a practical workshop which explores different approaches to drawing and mark making. This can be adapted for KS1-5 and also for International Schools. Max 30 students per group (larger groups can be split and half visit the museum while the other half attend the workshop and then swap) £5 per child.

To book click here 

Drawn from Life: Portrait Drawing

Join us for a tour around the Drawn from Life exhibition at The Beaney then take part in a practical workshop. Learn about proportions, practice drawing traditional portraits and consider alternative ways of representing people. This can be adapted for KS1-5 and also for International Schools. Max 30 students per group (larger groups can be split and half visit the museum while the other half attend the workshop and then swap) £5 per child.

To book click here