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Reception and key stage 1

Browse our range of workshops and self-guided trails for reception and Key Stage 1

We run a series of hands-on cross-curricular workshops for Early Years and Primary Schools inspired by the art, history and architecture of the Old Royal Naval College.

All our Reception & Key Stage 1 schools workshops are free to state schools. Fee-paying schools pay £200 per workshop. Workshops will be invoiced at the end of the half term that the session takes place in.

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Tactile tales


This fun and engaging multi-sensory session uses our very special tactile rug to engage young children with a story involving characters from the Painted Hall.

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Pattern and Shape

Key stage 1 and 2

This interactive session explores the maths behind the stunning architecture and decorative work of the Chapel.

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Impossible Creatures

Key stage 1 and 2

Discover the classical monsters that feature in the Painted Hall through storytelling and role play.

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Local History: Lord Admiral Nelson’s Lying-in-State

Key stage 1 and 2

Discover how Lord Admiral Nelson’s body was brought to Greenwich and about his lying-in-state in the Painted Hall.

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