Bolling Hall Museum

Learning

Bradford District Museums & Galleries’ Learning Team offers schools a wide range of curriculum-linked workshops at our inspiring sites.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Pupils will explore dinosaur features by looking at and handling real dinosaur fossils. They will be able to explore other creatures who left fossils behind.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 2 hours
Price £127
Take a journey down the Nile with a trader, finding out about the objects Ancient Egyptians used in their daily lives and the importance of the Nile to travel and trade.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
 In this science-focused workshop pupils use a variety of fossil specimens and sources to formulate their own theories before looking at fossil sequences to identify changes over time.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 2 hour
Price £127
Pupils will be able to explore science and music as they “rock” out on Cliffe Castle’s lithophone (musical stones).
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 2 hours
Price £127
Pupils will get hands-on with real Stone Age objects and use archaeological techniques.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 2 hours
Price £127
As budding geologists, pupils will closely examine and identify a wide selection of rocks, before sorting them into igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary groups.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Students will recap existing knowledge of Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic rocks and how they are formed.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1 hour
Price £102
In this session, the students will investigate the physical and human factors that have contributed to the continuously changing landscape of Keighley and the surrounding areas throughout history.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Encourage your pupils to develop their debating skills by getting involved in a debate which is happening in museums all over the world.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1 hour
Price £102
In this hands-on and fun workshop designed for Year 2, pupils help to prepare for an animal dinner party.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Pupils will go on a dinosaur adventure! They will explore dinosaur features by looking at and handling real dinosaur fossils.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Pupils will go on a dinosaur adventure! They will explore dinosaur features by looking at and handling real dinosaur fossils.
Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Duration 2 hour
Price £127
Using artwork and artefacts pupils will explore the historic origins of Early Islamic civilisation, its influences and contribution to world culture.
Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Duration 2 hour
Price £127
Through looking at a range of Hockney artworks, pupils will investigate and try some of the different techniques and mediums Hockney works with.
Bolling Hall Museum
Duration 1 hour
Price £81
Pupils explore the legend through story-telling and guided activities.
Bolling Hall Museum
Duration 1 hour
Price £81
Using the setting of the hall as inspiration, pupils will find out more about the link between the Civil War and the legend of the Bradford Ghost.

Our Learning Offer

Learn At Bradford Industrial Museum

We offer a range of classroom resources that allow your pupils to connect to, experience, and be inspired by our collection.

Image shows a young girl with a clipboard in the housebody at Bolling Hall

Bradford District Museum and Galleries’ Learning Team are taking bookings for on-site workshops.

Our four sites have wide-ranging collections that can be used to enhance classroom learning across a variety of subjects and give pupils enriching experiences which add value way beyond the visit.

Bradford District is home to some of the most exciting museums and galleries in Yorkshire. From the Baroque splendour of Cartwright Hall Art Gallery to the spectacular building of Keighley’s Cliffe Castle Museum, there is always something new to do or see, and admission is free!

Learning in the Classroom

We offer a range of classroom resources that allow your pupils to connect to, experience, and be inspired by our collection.

Artsmark

Bradford District Museums & Galleries is proud to be supporting schools and education settings on their Artsmark journey, inspiring children and young people to create, experience, and participate in great arts and culture.