Learn at Leeds City Museum

At Leeds City Museum we can help you deliver creative, skills-based learning across many different curriculum areas.

We are taking bookings for workshops at the museum in academic year 2021-2022. Please email us for further details and safety measures.

You can also make a general learning workshop enquiry using the form below.

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Leonora Cohen, the Leeds Suffragette

Evaluate archive sources to discover Leonora, the Leeds Suffragette. Do different sources show us different versions of the past?

Leonora Cohen

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09 February 2019

Life in Asia

Handle Asian artefacts and journey through the Voices of Asia gallery.

Life in Asia

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Use metal detectors to discover Leeds’ Anglo-Saxon gold jewellery, search for evidence of Christian conversion on stone crosses, and discover Northumbrian kings on tiny coins.

A photograph of 5 ornate gold rings. The middle one is the largest, and has a ruby in the middle.

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Ancient Worlds: Romans

Are you ready for a Roman quest in Yorkshire?


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Chronology: Local history treasure hunt

Develop chronological understanding with a difference! Pupils become the heads of a giant timeline, from Stone Age to modern day.


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Ancient Worlds: Greeks

This popular workshop delves into our archaeology collections. Transport your class to Ancient Greece.

Ancient Greeks

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08 February 2019

Snow animal adventures – available in winter

How did the Snow Leopard get his spots?  Why does the Polar Bear have such small ears?  How does the Sea Lion keep warm?

Snow animal adventures

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Animal antics at the Museum

Take a walk on the wild side in our Life on Earth Gallery. Animals and skulls will be brought out especially for you!

Animal Antics

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That’s not my tiger

A museum explorer will lead your group on an animal adventure through the arctic, jungle and beyond.

Thats not my tiger

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Ancient Worlds: Ancient Egyptians

This popular workshop explores our archaeology collections. Go on an action-packed adventure where pupils step into the tomb of the museum’s mummy,

Ancient Egyptians

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