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Greenwich Sailors from Near and Far

Key stage 2

Learn what life was like for the sailors from all over the world who stayed at the Royal Hospital.

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This session explores what life may have been like as a Greenwich Pensioner at the Royal Hospital. Using a variety of sources, children will explore where sailors may have travelled from, learn about one of the pensioners from Jamaica, and participate in creative writing.

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If you are interested in bringing a group to the Old Royal Naval College please complete this booking enquiry form.

Please note: Enquiry forms must be submitted two months in advance of your preferred date.

Image credit: With kind permission from the Simmonds family

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