British Schools Museum | Day Out With The Kids

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British Schools Museum

5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)
  • Hitchin
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

The British Schools Museum in Hitchin is the place where learning really comes to life. Going to school has never been such fun.

You can follow our family discovery trail dressed as a Victorian boy or girl or enjoy a guided tour (included in admission price).

Play with Victorian toys, games and puzzles, sit at the old desks and practice your lettering in sand or on a slate and visit the Headmaster's House to see how a Victorian family lived.

Come and enjoy a Victorian lesson (first Sunday of every month). There are lots of special events for families during school holidays, follow the website and Facebook page for details

The British Schools Museum; it's a simple equation; 200 years of education equals hours of fun for the whole family.

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Opening hours

Open until Tuesday the 29th of November

Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00

Saturday 10:00 - 13:00

Sunday 14:00 - 17:00

Pricing

Adults: £4.50

Child: £2.50

Under 5's: Free

Travel & Contact Information

Address

41 Queen Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 2NA, England

Phone number

01462 420144

Map

Website

Click here to visit British Schools Museum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Disabled toilet on site.

British Schools Museum has not told us about their dining options.

On site cafe.

Yes, British Schools Museum is wheelchair friendly.

British Schools Museum has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

British Schools Museum has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Reviews

Excellent 5 out of 5 stars

Great to visit with kids, extra activity days in school holidays. Opening hours are wrong on this site, check museum website, only open Fri Sat and Sunday.

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