Learning

Get up close and personal with nature © National Trust

Get up close and personal with nature

What's on offer?

Calke provides an ideal stimulus for active learning across the primary curriculum. At Calke you will find:
 

  • A house full of history and atmosphere
  • 600 acres of parkland offering experiences of a National Nature Reserve and encounters with nature
  • A garden to explore the growth of plants and to encourage healthy living
     
You come across all sorts at Calke © Gillian Day

You come across all sorts at Calke

From Baronets to badgers

We have a diverse programme of sessions to suit active learning across the primary curriculum.

We cater for school groups from nursery to key stage two.

Have a look at our programme and see what children can learn at Calke.
 

Build your session

Can you imagine the house in times gone by?

Tailor-made sessions can be arranged to accommodate your requirements.

  • Contact our Engagement Officer to discuss details
  • Teachers are encouraged to make a free planning visit

Book your visit

All school visits must be booked in advance.

  • For more information or to make a booking, contact the learning office on 01332 695323 or email us.

Facilities

Learning rooms are available to use as part of a booked activity session and provide an area for lunches in bad weather.

An outside lunch area is available with tables and benches.

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