Key Stage Three


Examine 2000 years of history through a range of immersive activities. March like a Roman soldier from the fortress AD60. Act out the drama of King John and the Magna Carta. Uncover the archaeological secrets found here at the castle or find out about crime & punishment and try out the dark cell in the Victorian Prison.

Day workshop suggestions:

Castle History

  • Castle walls tour
  • Archaeology tour and object handling
  • Battle re-enactment or banquet

Crime & Punishment

  • Castle Walls tour
  • Prisoner Escape game & prisoner history
  • Tour of Victorian prison and chores

Magna Carta

  • Magna Carta vault & films
  • King John drama
  • Manuscript and wax seal
  • Battle of Lincoln walls tour

Activities and times are totally flexible to suit your needs. Please talk to a member of the Learning Team for more details 01522 555904, 555490, 552435 or email