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School Workshops

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We offer a wide range of living history and visual art workshops.

If you are bringing your class on a self-led visit to Portland Basin Museum, why not download and print copies of this Portland Basin trail worksheet 706.62 KB PDF File  to make your day more enjoyable.

View session costings.

To find out more or book a workshop, please contact Portland Basin Museum on 0161 343 2878.

 

Investigating Rivers Workshop

Art From Tameside

Living Things and Fieldwork Workshop

Home and Hearth

Marvelous Maps Workshop

Land and Streetscapes

Past and Present Workshop

Harry Ruthrford

Superworm Session Workshop

Pattern

Taste of the Wildwoods Workshop

Portraits

Wild Art Workshop

Tameside Architecture

Ice Age Settlements

Tameside Transport

Rocks Fossils and Soil

The Astley Cheethams and Art

Investigating Rivers Workshop

The Blitz

Living Things and Fieldwork Workshop

Tommy Atkins

Marvelous Maps Workshop

Trades From Tameside

Past and Present Workshop

Upstairs Downstairs

Superworm Session Workshop

Victorian Christmas

Taste of the Wildwoods Workshop

Victorian Schoolroom

Wild Art Workshop

Victorian Toys

 

Costings

 

Workshop Sessions

 

  Half Day (1 ½ hours) Full Day (2 x 1 ½ hours)
Tameside Schools £70 £140
Outside Borough £80 £160

Special 20% discount if you block book more than 10 sessions.

Outreach Sessions

  Half Day (3 hours) Full Day (6 hours)
All Schools £155 £310

 

Museum in a Box

For details of our Loan boxes click here All Schools - £35 per week


To find out more or book a workshop, please contact Portland Basin Museum on 0161 343 2878.

Contact Information
Contact by Post

Portland Basin Museum
Portland Place
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL7 0QA
Contact by Telephone
0161 343 2878
Contact by Fax
0161 343 2869