York Museums Trust

Learning — Index

Adult Learning

York Museums Trust has an exciting and varied programme of workshops and events for adults, themed around the exhibitions and collections of the museums and gallery. Sessions include object handling, curator’s talks, expert lectures and craft- and art-based workshops. All adult learning sessions are delivered by museum/gallery staff or specialists tutors and require …

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Community Projects

York Museums Trust works with many local community groups, as part of our day to day work organising exhibitions, collections and learning programmes. Territories is York Museum Trust’s community arts programme, funded by the Arts Council. It has been running successfully forĀ over ten years. The project gives opportunities to local community groups a …

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Learning Events

Museum Monkeys: Under 5s Activities

York Museums Trust provides a range of activities and events for children under 5 to help them engage with the collections and exhibitions. We currently offer two types of Museum Monkeys sessions – Museum Baby for under 2s and Early Years Explorers for ages 2-5. All sessions run during local school term times. Our sessions are now …

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Schools

York Museums Trust’s award-winning* museums and art gallery offer inspiring, interactive and hands-on learning opportunities that directly support the National Curriculum. We welcome school groups to York Art Gallery, York Castle Museum and the Yorkshire Museum & Gardens and offer help and advice to parties who wish to visit. Each venue offers an exciting …

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