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Household Cavalry Museum Schools Programme
We’re thrilled to announce our brand new Schools Programme for the new academic year. This year we’ll be offering our own fantastic range of workshops, including our new Trusted Guardians work supported by our publication with Gresham Books. Check back soon for 2018/19 programme for new school year.
Download the programme now and contact Nicola Ayrton T: 020 7930 3070 to discuss availability.

Your visit will include a museum workshop trail, soldier dress up section & key stage focused activity

We are able to adapt our programmes to fit the needs of individual schools. Sessions will focus on speaking and listening, art, design and technology and history but can be tailored to your requirements.

We recommend visits of around 90 minutes. Our aim is to provide each group with an enjoyable and worthwhile learning experience outside the classroom.

You can book for a morning visit which will include watching the Changing of the Queen’s Life Guard at 11am – a tradition renowned all over the world.

Or you can book an afternoon session and finish in time to see the Garrison Inspection at 4pm.

Risk Assessment for Schools 


Booking a visit
It is essential to book ahead. To discuss availability please call 020 7930 3070 and ask for Nicola Ayrton or email
A site visit in advance is advisable and free of charge to group leaders.

£4 per school child/student.
Accompanying Adults FREE OF CHARGE

Group sizes and Ratios
We cater for school groups of up to 30.
Smaller groups are recommended for special needs pupils.
Early years and under 5s classes must provide a ratio of 1 adult to 2 children
Key Stage 1 must provide 1 adult to 5 children.
Key Stage 2 must provide 1 adult to 10 children.
Key Stage 3 (year 7 and up) must provide 1 adult to 12

Don’t forget to ask about our Fundamental British Values book “Trusted Guardians”!


Or about our Living Historians!


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