Teachers / Education Professionals & CPD

Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens offers exciting learning experiences for schools, whether you are making a self-led visit or booking a museum-led workshop or activity. The Public Engagement & Learning Team also run workshops and sessions in Mowbray Park and Washington F Pit (open seasonally) and an outreach service to schools.

To find out more please visit our School Workshops & Learning Resources page.

Bring your classroom teaching to life with our wide range of real and replica handling objects in the Museum in a Box loans service. Visit the Museum in a Box page to find out more.

To help you plan your museum visit, visit the Planning your Group/School visit page where you will find useful booking, venue and health and safety information.

The Museum also offers continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities for teachers related to our special exhibitions programme. Keep an eye out for details of the latest opportunities.

To keep up to date with the latest information for schools why not join Sunderland Culture’s termly e-newsletter mailing list? Please send your school and contact details to museumlearning@sunderland.gov.uk.