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The Florence Nightingale Museum

2 Lambeth Palace Road, London, SE1 7EW. London

Age

5-7

Subjects

Extra Details

At the Florence Nightingale Museum you will find out all about Nightingale; one of their greatest Victorians, the founder of modern nursing, a healthcare pioneer, and also discover more about her lasting legacy. You can see the lamp she carried during the Crimean War, her medicine chest, her best-seller ‘Notes on Nursing’ and also her pet owl, Athena! School groups have the opportunity for a Visit with Miss Nightingale for an interactive performance and special acitivites as they explore the museum collection.

KS1 A Visit with Miss Nightingale: Discover the story of ‘The Lady with the Lamp’, why she went to the Crimea, how she improved conditions for the soldiers and nurses and what happened as a result of her work.

The session begins with an interactive performance by the museum’s own ‘Florence Nightingale’ describing her life and work. This is then followed by self-directed activities in the museum.

Cost: £210 per class (up to 32 children)

Email laura@florence-nightingale.co.uk to book your visit.

Don’t forget, if you are looking for help with funding the cost of your trip, you can apply for a bursary!

Venue resources

Nightingale Risk Assessment PDF 0.09MB Download
Amplification Toolkit PDF 0.88MB Download
Check List PDF 0.13MB Download
Parent Letter Template PDF 0.18MB Download
Risk Assessment PDF 0.12MB 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.

Venue Details

Contact

www.florence-nightingale.co.uk/a-visit-with-miss-nightingale/

Address

2 Lambeth Palace Road, London
SE1 7EW. London

Opening Hours

School Sessions available Monday -Friday 10:15-12:00 or 12:15-14:00