Time Explorers Challenge

Our flagship CPD programme empowers students to explore the history of our palaces.

What we offer

Inspire your class with this cross-curricular project for KS1 and KS2. Learn history where it happened.

  • Gain the skills and resources needed to use a story from one of our palaces as a springboard for teaching across the curriculum in a free Continuing Professional Development session.
  • Opportunity to register your school to take part in a Time Explorers Challenge project.
  • Bring your classes to our focus palace for a free visit and workshop based on the challenge.

Bookings now open

We are now taking bookings for Time Explorers Challenge 2017-18.

If you would like to take part in our CPD day on 12th October and bring your class to The Tower of London, please send us an email. The deadline for applications is 29th September 2017.

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Upcoming programmes

Exterior view of the White Tower

Tower of London

Explore the remarkable story of Jesuit prisoner John Gerard’s escape from the fortress in 1597. 

Previous programmes

Project Showcase 2015-2016

3161 children from 31 schools visited Kensington Palace to explore the story of young Princess Victoria. Each school submitted creative and inspirational responses to Victoria's story.