Educational Visits


Cornwall’s Regimental Museum is the perfect place for schools or other educational visits. We can offer a range of sessions in line with the National Curriculum. These include topics covering the Siege of Lucknow, WWI and WWII, and sessions can be tailored to your needs. For more information please contact [email protected]

Our galleries tell many stories that provoke discussion, challenge attitudes, and explore themes of conflict and humanity.  The museum warmly welcomes a wide variety of young people of different abilities and interests.  We believe that a museum visit should be memorable, fun and inspiring.  We can provide activities for schools at all key stages and we offer flexible cross-curricular resources to suit each school.

St Petrocs School Visit to Cornwall's Regimental Museum - Home Front Day
A drum belonging to the Light infantry, featuring detailed artwork of the LI badge and countries visited
St Petrocs School Visit to Cornwall's Regimental Museum - Home Front Day
A uniform displaying the epaulette's and breast plate

We provide museum visits that make the most of being in our historic building and offer close contact with our collection, including handling historic material, story-telling and drama, creative writing and art.  We have a large room available for lunch and workshops.


Extra information

Accessibility: Please see the Visit Us section of the website for information about the physical accessibility of the museum.

Arts Award: We’re an Arts Award supporter and are really keen to help pupils doing Arts Award at any level. 

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Special Educational Needs:  We aim to be a great place for people with special needs.  Our staff and volunteers warmly welcome groups of young people with different needs and we can provide quiet spaces, an area for rest and lunch, and even special opening times to suit.  Please contact the Museum Director, Mary Godwin, to discuss your requirements email: [email protected] Tel: 01208 72810

Charges: All school visits are FREE of charge.

Cornwall’s Regimental Museum is an independant registered charity, and donations are gratefully received.

Nanstallon School Visits - Cornwall's Regimental Museum
Home Front - School Visits at Cornwall's Regimental Museum
Medals at Cornwall's Regimental Museum

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For more information, or to make a booking, please contact:

[email protected] Tel: 01208 72810

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