Learning at Chedworth Roman Villa

School group visiting Chedworth Roman Villa, Gloucestershire

Whatever your age, Chedworth Roman Villa is full of exciting discoveries and unforgettable learning experiences. From 'What do you use a sponge on a stick for?' to 'What's a Nymphaeum?', we're sure you'll learn something new every time you visit.

Bringing history to life

From Roman history to archaeology, use this amazing site to bring history to life with real and replica artefacts, stories and costumes.
All programmes have been developed to support and enhance the National Curriculum.
For all learning enquiries please contact call 01242 890905 or email jane.lewis@nationaltrust.org.uk.

Purpose built learning centre

The Salway Learning Room is purpose built and decorated in the style of a Roman room with under-floor heating. Murals provide a wonderful backdrop for children to learn about the villa. It also provides break and lunch cover, ideal with its own toilets.

Planning your visit

We want to make sure your visit is a seamless and unforgettable experience from the start. If there is anything you need to help you with your planning please do not hesitate to contact us.

Early Years to KS1

For inspiring lessons you can bring your class into the great outdoors. We have recently opened a large area of woodland with trails, den building and fairy ring.

Key Stage 2

We can bring history to life for your class with primary source and replica artefacts, stories and costumes.

KS3 to university

Your pupils can become archaeologists for the day and explore their own responses to this fascinating site.

Educational membership

So that schools and other educational groups can visit at a reduced admission rate, we offer a special annual membership for educational groups.
Membership can be bought on-site for immediate use.
Contact us for more information.