Key stage 2 sessions

Hampton Court Palace will be closed for filming from Monday 20 September to Friday 24 September.

School students attend a tour at Hampton Court Palace in the Tudor apartments.

King Henry's Court

Students are encouraged to use the palace as a primary source as they explore the notion of hierarchy and status within the Tudor court.

Key stage 2
Subject: History
Topic: Tudors
Session type: Route-based

Exploring Tudor kitchens

Through active exploration and participation children will learn about the foods cooked and consumed at the palace and the necessary roles required to deliver this.

Key stage 2
Subject: History
Topics: Tudors
Session type: Route-based

School students attend a tour at Hampton Court Palace in the Tudor apartments.

Investigating King Henry

Using replica objects based on historical artefacts and excerpts from contemporary Tudor sources, children will find out how the past is constructed from a range of sources and discuss concepts such as bias.

Key stage 2
Subject: History
Topic: Tudors
Session type: Exploring evidence, Classroom-based

Tracey Tooley investigating Hampton Court Palace with Tudor figures from history.

Learning resources

Looking for resources to use in the classroom with your students?

Browse all of our curriculum-based learning resources covering 1000 years of history, including the Tudors, Georgians and Victorians.

You'll find resources for Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5 and SEND.