Learning

Learning opportunities at Stowe

School kids on the lawn outside Stowe House © Susan Le

School kids on the lawn outside Stowe House

 We believe that Stowe is the perfect place to be inspired, explore, discover and learn.

We have a range of resources for schools to use on a school visit to Stowe, these include numeracy, literacy and art resource packs.

What we can offer schools

  • Fantastic space for outdoor environmental education
  • 40 temples and monuments to discover, each with hidden meanings
  • Classical architecture with links to Greek mythology
  • A wealth of cross-curricular learning opportunities
  • A combined visit to Stowe Landscape Gardens and Stowe House
  • A warm welcome with an inspiring and memorable visit

Teacher resources

There are a range of downloadable resources for teachers to use during a visit to Stowe.

These include:

• Art at Stowe

• Stowe Discovery: Literacy Workshop

• Stowe Discovery: Numeracy Workshop

• Greek myths

Support for schools in the local area

  • Join the National Trust Educational Group Membership
  • Initial outreach consultation with teaching staff at schools
  • Teaching CPD/planning at a Stowe Discovery Workshop
  • Learning support materials (session plans, resources, materials)
  • Guidance and support from our staff with education experience

Contact us for more information

An inspiring place to learn © NTPL/John Millar

An inspiring place to learn

To discuss bringing your group to Stowe please call our community engagement and learning officer on 01280 817156 or email us. You can talk through our various activities, along with times, dates and other options for an action-packed, educational day. 

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