Home for a King

About this session

Key Stage 1 | Subject: History | Topic: Medieval | Session Type: Object-Handling

Did King Edward I wear pyjamas? Find out the answer to this and many other fascinating questions.

A costumed presenter representing a member of the royal household will help pupils to examine replica artefacts to understand the workings of a medieval royal household. The King's bed chamber will come to life with stories of the Tower's fascinating past comparing medieval home life with lives today.

National Curriculum Links

This session supports:

  • Development of historical enquiry skills
  • Development of speaking and listening skills and asking perceptive questions


Booking information

Monday to Friday
10.30, 12.00 and 13.30
45 minutes
Up to 35 students
£93 plus admission 

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