Washing in the courtyard © National Trust

Washing in the courtyard

School Workshops

Located in the heart of Birmingham, Court 15 is an ideal venue for a school visit.

The education programme offers three distinctive themes that draw on the interesting history and atmospheric interiors of the houses.

We offer hands-on interactive learning for children aged 4-10/11 years.

Key Stage 1

In this Victorian 'Toys and Games' workshop, children have fun playing with old fashioned toys and games from the Victorian times.

Key Stage 2

'Victorians: A Day in the Life' workshop allows children to experience four different activities showing a different aspect of everyday Victorian life.

Key Stage 2

'Second World War: Keep the Home Fires Burning' workshop shows four different aspects of everyday life on the Home Front.