Education

Creswell Crags is an inspiring choice for an educational visit! Thousands of students of all ages have benefited from our education programme which delves into the mysteries of the Ice Age in Britain.

We welcome all types of formal and informal education groups, from primary schools to further education and adult learners. Please select the group type you are interested in booking for to download a copy of our current brochure.

Primary Schools

Secondary and Further Education

Groups and Lifelong Learning

We have six different packages for primary schools which will complement your teaching about the changes in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. Each session has a different feel depending on the focus of your learning. This includes:

  • The origins of Stone Age music
  • Ancient art and creativity
  • Curious creatures of the Ice Age
  • Radical rocks
  • Being an archaeologist
  • Exploring evolution and Darwin’s theory

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We offer four different themed days for your secondary or higher education institution. These include:

  • Ice Age archaeology at Creswell and beyond
  • Ancient animals and interpreting their remains
  • Origins of art and human creativity
  • The human story and our evolution

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We offer a range of tours, talks and visiting speakers for your group or society. These include:

  • Ice Age archaeology at Creswell and beyond
  • Ancient animals and interpreting their remains
  • Origins of art and human creativity
  • The human story and our evolution

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How to Book

Please first check the current availability and then follow the instructions below.

Primary Schools

Secondary, FE & Lifelong Learning Groups

Email education@creswell-crags.org.uk mentioning the available day of your choice, so that we can reserve this day for your group.

Once we have confirmed that you have been booked onto that day, we will send you a booking form. Please return the form within 2 weeks, and we’ll then send out your trip documentation, including timetables and risk assessments.

If you’re coming to visit us with your older children or adult groups, email education@creswell-crags.org.uk to enquire about available dates. We’ll then have a chat with you about the requirements of your group, send a booking form across and book you in.

We hope you enjoy your visit!