Gunpowder, Treason, Plot

About this session

Key Stage 1 | Subject: History | Topic: Stuarts | Session Type: Route-based

Why did the Gunpowder Plot fail? Explore the story of Guy Fawkes' plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament – and visit the prison cells that housed his fellow conspirators.

Join one of King James' courtiers who will take place you to a number of sites within the Tower that hold particular relevance for the plot of 1605.

This session especially supports the development of historical enquiry skills and asking perceptive questions, by exploring differing representations of a key historical figure.

This session includes time spent exploring outdoor areas of the site - please encourage students to dress appropriately for the weather.

National Curriculum links

This session supports
• Development of historical enquiry skills
• Development of asking perceptive questions by exploring differing representations of a key historical figure.

Booking information

Availability
Monday to Friday (Autumn Term only)
10.30, 12.00, 13.30
Duration
45 minutes
Capacity
Up to 35 students
Price
£93 pounds plus admission

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