Learn new skills by taking part in our specialised sessions that use the stories of our palaces to enhance your teaching practice.
We offer a range of CPD opportunities at our sites, many are free of charge, with regular weekend and twilight sessions to support teachers in developing skills and confidence in teaching in an historic environment, leading visits, providing new angles and proven techniques to enrich teaching in the classroom.
Our CPD programme for the 2018-2019 academic year will be released shortly.
We design our schools programmes in collaboration with teachers. For opportunities to get involved join our Teacher Network.How to join
Familiarisation Days are offered free of charge to all teachers who are leading, or thinking of leading, a school visit to one of our sites.
Tower of London:
Saturday 13 October 2018, Saturday 2 February 2019.
SEND teachers - Saturday 10th November 2018.
Hampton Court Palace:
Saturday 3 November 2018, Saturday 9 February 2019.
SEND teachers - Saturday 17th November 2018.
We were at the Historical Association Annual conference in Stratford-upon-Avon in May 2018 to learn more about our schools programme and how we can support on and off site learning at your school.
Henry VIII bear, named after Hampton Court Palace's notorious resident King Henry VIII, in a traditional Tudor costume. Suitable for little princes and princesses aged three years and above. Measures 28cm.
Celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle with this beautifully illustrated biscuit tin. Featuring designs by renowned British illustrator Milly Green, this pretty biscuit tin will make the perfect keepsake of this special Royal Wedding.
Celebrate the birth of a new royal baby. This colourful illustrated Royal Baby 2018 cotton tea towel by popular British designer Milly Green commemorates the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's third baby, a new sibling for HRH Prince George and HRH Princess Charlotte. The royal baby boy was born on 23rd April 2018.