Learning Sessions at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

Art

Explore the Museum’s art collections and try different art techniques in these hands-on learning sessions.

Lowry Landscapes
Keystages: KS1, KS2
Subject: History, Art & Design

Learn about the history of Sunderland in these learning sessions. Sessions can be adapted to suit a local study topic.

Anglo-Saxon Bede Bags
Keystages: KS1, KS2

Subject: History, Local Study

Museum in a Box is Sunderland Museums' loans box service which provides a huge variety of real and replica objects to support learning in the classroom.

Explore science topics including Growing Plants, Bones & Skeletons, Animal Quest (habitats), Wonderful Water (the water cycle) and Dinosaurs.

Growing Plants
Keystages: KS1, KS2
Subject: STEM

Explore the topic of tropical rainforests in our interactive rainforest sessions including Rainforest Explorers: The Basics, Animal Adventure Tour, Art Explosion and Persuasive Writing.

Did you know?

Mowbray Park in Sunderland city centre is one of the oldest parks in the North East. Restored to its former Victorian splendour, it has an intriguing array of art works.

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