Does your club, society or workplace want a taste of Victorian schooling and explore the latest exhibitions?
We can accommodate between 10 and 50 people. The lessons will take place in the large and airy Monitorial Schoolroom. Please contact us for further info.
You have a choice of a full or half day visit:
Half day package
£10 per person (includes light refreshments)
Your half-day experience includes -Guided tour and either a Victorian lesson or a talk (there are a range of subjects available)Plus time to visit:• Our 4 Historic Classrooms• The Victorian Headmaster’s House• Tea Room• Gift ShopPlease allow 3 hours for a half day visit (e.g. 10.00-13.00)A buffet lunch can be provided for an additional £12 per person
Full day package
£29 per person (includes light refreshments and a buffet lunch)
Your full-day experience will include -Guided tour and either a Victorian lesson or a talk (there are a range of subjects available)Plus time to visit:• Our 4 Historic Classrooms• The Victorian Headmaster’s House• Tea Room• Gift Shop
And also one of the following:
• A walking tour of Hitchin
• A talk on a wide range of subjects
• Guided tour of the exhibition
Accessibility: Please note that the Gallery Classroom is not currently fully accessible. There are three steps to reach the classroom. Entry to the Head Master’s house is over a few small steps and the first floor can only be accessed via a narrow curved staircase. Videos of these two areas can be shown to those who cannot visit these areas.
Group visits can be varied to enable visitors with disabilities to fully experience the site and understand its history. Shorter, customised visits are also available for children's and young people's groups. Please call in advance to discuss your needs.