School Visits

Our museum is the ideal educational venue for schools, bringing history to life.
Pupils studying WWI, WWII, or local history can enjoy a structured visit tailored to their needs.

Covering topics including life in trenches, the munitions Factory, life at home in the 1940s and evacuation, pupils will be guided through the museum getting to explore our interactive exhibitions.

Pupils are welcome to bring a packed lunch to eat during their visit.

Prices start at £2.50 per child and is dependent on the size of group.

Booking is essential. Please call 01461 700021 to discuss your requirements or to make a booking.

School Resources

Downloadable Documents

World War One

Gretna Girls Fact sheet Please Click Here

Memoirs of Gretna Girls 1 Please Click Here

Memoirs of Gretna Girls 2 Please Click Here

Memoirs of the Gretna Girls Questions Please Click Here

Life in the Trenches Please Click Here

Shell Crisis Please Click Here

World War One Gap worksheet – Questions Please Click Here

World War One Gap worksheet – Answers Please Click Here

World War Two

ARP Warden Please Click Here

Ration Kitchen DFVG factsheet Please Click Here

Ration Kitchen DFVG Questions Please Click Here

RAF Please Click Here

Women in the Second World War Please Click Here