What's New ... 


Primary School

In addition to our regular programme of Primary School sessions we have planned workshops linked to the following temporary exhibitions. Click below for more information.

From Temple to Home: Celebrating Ganesha (21st May - 18th September)

Shoes: Pleasure and Pain (13th June - 7th October)


Primary Teacher CPD

Using museum visits to support your curriculum: Monday 13th February, 1.00-4.30pm FREE
You will discover the potential for curriculum links with The Bowes Museum collection and participate in a variety of taster workshops covering subjects including art, history and literacy. Teachers will also participate in a fully immersive project which can be replicated with your children following any school trip! 

Celebrating Ganesha: Friday 10th March, 1.30-4.00pm FREE
See how an extensive Hindu and Ganesha themed handling collection can support your R.E curriculum and encourage critical thinking before participating in a practical art session which can be replicated back in your classroom. 

Booking essential please email education@thebowesmuseum.org.uk 


Secondary School

Click here to discover our Secondary School workshop linked to the Shoes: Pleasure and Pain exhibition 

Practical Printing Workshop,  Art Teacher CPD event with the Education Team - click here



Primary and Secondary Workshops

Discover the benefits of our exceptional education programme where you can combine an exploration of the inspiring collection with a practical workshop on site.

SUITABLE FOR FOUNDATION STAGE AND KEY STAGE 1 
Toys from the Past

 

SUITABLE FOR KEY STAGE 1 AND 2 
Pattern Power!
Victorians
Portraits and Portraiture

 

SUITABLE FOR KEY STAGE 2
A Tudor Feast
Greek Myths and Legends
Green and Pleasant Landscapes
Stone Age to Iron Age
Discover Arts Award in a Day
Romans - OUTREACH
WW1 - The Soldier's Story OUTREACH
Amazing Egyptians - OUTREACH

 

SUITABLE FOR KEY STAGE 3 AND 4
Printmaking
Silk Painting
Clay Work
Drawing and Painting
and much more ....