Built around 1071 Stafford Castle is an excellently preserved example of a Norman motte and bailey Castle. For your pupils it is an exciting portal into the past!
When you book a Stafford Castle school tour you get your own dedicated tour guide who remains with you throughout the day. In an innovative mix of child-centred learning and hands-on activiites, your guide will bring history vividly to life in a fun way that fires children's imaginations.
But don't just take our word for it. Click on School Tour Quotes at the bottom of the page to see what our teachers and learners say.
School tours can be booked Monday-Friday all year round. Please call us on 01785 619131.
Stafford Castle school tours: learning that lingers long after the coach has taken you home.
Our links to the National Curriculum (good to know!)...
Bring your children to Stafford Castle for:
Key Stage 1
Key Stage 2
Key Stage 3
cross-curricular links and curriculum support
Pupils mint a William l penny to take home
Mathematics, English, History, Geography, Science
Children learn the art of brass rubbing and create their own pictorial souvenir to take away
Art and Design, English, History, Geography
Students can learn the varied medieval uses of herbs in Stafford Castle's herb garden and make their own lavender bags.
English, History, Geography, Art and Design, Science