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Trips are arranged under four exciting, curriculum-linked themes

Imagination and Curiosity – English and the Arts - Exploring the power of imagination and how it can be harnessed to change the world

People and the Planet – Science and Geography - Empowering young people to play an active role in creating a sustainable future

Breakthroughs and Discoveries – STEM and History - Investigating the moments of genius that have enabled humanity to progress

Journeys and Adventures – PSHE & Skills Development - Celebrating the broadening of horizons and stepping outside of your comfort zone

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Kirklees Museums and Galleries – Bagshaw Museum

Wilton Park, West Yorkshire, WF17 0AS. England

Explore Batley and beyond at Bagshaw Museum. Join them for a trip around the world and experience ‘The Kingdom of Osiris’, our atmospheric Egyptian tomb, visit the ‘Spirit of South Asia’, make music in our African Gallery, or recreate a Victorian seaside day out. You can also go local and find out more about Fox’s Biscuits and the iconic Batley Variety Club. They offer whole or half day workshops and self-led visits.

Venue resources

Amplification Toolkit PDF 0.88MB Download
Check List PDF 0.13MB Download
Risk Assessment DOCX 0.07MB Download
Parent Letter Template PDF 0.18MB Download
Breakthroughs & Discoveries Content 7-11 ZIP 12.31MB Download
Breakthroughs & Discoveries Content 11-14 ZIP 12.31MB Download
School Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download
Student Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download

Looking for a bursary to support your trip?

We know that funding a school trip isn’t always easy. If you are looking for help with costs, you can apply for the Great British School Trip bursary. This can help with the cost of travel or entry tickets to any Great British School Trip partner venue.

Simply fill in our bursary form and let us know how we might help.

The Egyptian Archaeologist

The Egyptian Archaeologist

The Egyptian Archaeologist full day session allows students to learn about the work of archaeologists and use their investigative skills to examine and handle objects. Students will explore a replica tomb, take part in a mummification, and handle real ancient Egyptian objects!

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Workshop Prices

£225 for workshops up to 36 pupils. Subsidy available for Kirklees LA schools so then it is £200. Self-led visits £60 unless site is open to the public, then it is free.

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Venue Details

Contact

www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/museums-and-galleries/bagshaw-museum.aspx

Address

Wilton Park, West Yorkshire
WF17 0AS. England

Opening Hours

Can open any day for school visits from 10am - 14:30pm