Bolling Hall Museum

Key Stage 1

Want your students to learn in an engaging and creative way out of the classroom? Bradford District Museums & Galleries’ Learning Team offers schools a wide range of curriculum-linked workshops at our inspiring sites.

Book your workshop

If you are interested in booking any of these workshops for your pupils, please email learning@bradford.gov.uk

Our Key Stage 1 Workshops

Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Duration Half Day
Price £350 
Following successful ‘Takeover Days’ as part of the national Kids in Museums initiative, Cartwright Hall Art Gallery now offers a unique Takeover Day experience for class groups.
Bradford District Museum & Galleries
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
A workshop which encourages pupils to respond to the museum and gallery objects which inspire them.
Bolling Hall Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Help pupils to find out more about life at the time of the Great Fire of London.
Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Pupils will investigate the colours and techniques used by Pop Art artists through engaging with original art.
Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
Pupils will use LS Lowry’s original painting ‘An Industrial Landscape’ from 1952 to explore how pictures can tell us about what life was like in the past
Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Duration 1 hour
Price £81
This workshop will provide an introduction to Bradford artist David Hockney where pupils will investigate the colours and methods used by Hockney to create artwork.
Bradford Industrial Museum
Duration 1 hour
Price £81
Using toys from the past 100 years pupils explore the working mechanisms and everyday materials of toys.
Bradford Industrial Museum
Duration 1.5 hour – Full Day
Price £102 – £150
Pupils go on their own transport journey throughout the museum using maps, role play and our amazing transport collection.
Bradford Industrial Museum
Duration 1.5 hour
Price £102
In a typical Bradford back-to-back house, pupils have a ‘hands on’ washday experience using washboards, possers, dolly blue and the mangle
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.
Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Duration 1 hour
Price £81
With opportunities for speaking, listening, mark-making and working collaboratively this workshop is a great introduction to looking at real artwork.

Our Learning Offer

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.

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.

Cliffe Castle Museum has a feast for your eyes with their new virtual reality tour.

Artsmark is the creative quality standard for schools and education settings, awarded by Arts Council England, recognising their commitment to high quality arts and cultural education.

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All opportunities have flexible commitment requirements and aim to provide a rewarding and enriching experience for all.

About Us

Bradford District is home to some of the most exciting museums and galleries in Yorkshire. Come and see for yourself.