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Delve into the mysteries of prehistory with an exploration of this astonishing find. Will we uncover its secrets?
Prehistory as it has never been seen before!
Give your pupils a unique opportunity to get up close with the past, using archaeological facts and findings to raise questions about the lives of our Bronze Age ancestors.
Through interactive, hands-on activities, pupils will learn about the role of an archaeologist, the significance of historical finds, and what can be gained from wondering without always knowing the answer!
35, 3 groups per day
60 minute session plus 45 minute self-directed visit to our new exhibition, Havering Hoard: A Bronze Age Mystery
This session is currently available at the following times:
To book, please call the Box Office on 020 7001 9844. If you have difficulty using the telephone, please visit the museum accessibility page for assistance.
Please be aware that you are booking a timetabled package that includes set times for your session, self-directed gallery time, and lunch tables for your group.
Help with visit costs
Are you a London school? You might be eligible for money to cover transport and visit costs! Find out more on the Culture Mile School Visits Fund website (external link, opens in a new tab).
Uncover exciting facts and artefacts in our Prehistory Explorer (interactive website)
Interact with real 3D prehistoric objects (interactive website)
Watch our brilliant short film on Bronze Age smelting (YouTube, 4.13 minutes)
Read our pocket history about the River Thames in prehistoric times (PDF 245kb)
Could you survive and thrive in the Stone Age? Using our archaeological artefacts, find out how farming and metal changed our lives.
Watch a magical shadow puppet show about children's lives from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. And handle prehistoric artefacts!
Get a taste of our new exhibition examining an incredible Bronze Age discovery, and ask your questions to a prehistory expert.