York Museums Trust

Yorkshire Museum Downloads

These downloadable trails are for groups planning a self-guided visit around the museum. Just click on the title and print out as many copies as you like to bring along.

Roman Gallery Trail

This trail, suitable for KS2, takes you around our Roman galleries asking questions along the way.

Dinosaur Investigators Trail

This trail, again suitable for KS2, takes you around our Extinct galleries, picking out questions about dinosaurs and how they disappeared.

Star Trail

Spot the objects with connections to the names of the planets in our solar system and star constellations in the night sky, in this trail suitable for KS2 children.

Exploring Extinct Trail

Questions and activities all linked to our Extinct exhibition on the Ground Floor of the museum.

Capital of the North Trail

Trace the history of York from Anglian through to Tudor times in this activity trail.

Richard III Trail

Find out about the character and reputation of one of Britain’s most notorious monarchs.

Prehistoric Progress

Learn about the prehistory of Yorkshire by following the trail around the museum.

Animal Trail

Early Years Animal Literacy and Numeracy Trail around the Yorkshire Museum

Literacy Trail

KS1 Literacy Trail – Follow the trail around the Yorkshire Museum

KS2 Literacy Trail – Follow the trail around the Yorkshire Museum

Numeracy Trail

KS1 Numeracy Trail – Follow the trail around the Yorkshire Museum

KS2 Numeracy Trail – Follow the trail around the Yorkshire Museum