The Victorian Thames - KS2

Looking at the unique set of circumstances necessitating Tower Bridges construction, students will gain an understanding of the Victorian docks of 1894. Working in groups they will discover a range of historical sources, developing enquiry and analysis skills to uncover the interdependent relationship between the Thames, international trade, and the evolution of the Pool of London.

Key information

Capacity: Max 60 pupils

Timing: 10.30 - 14.00

Curriculum Links: History, Geography

Cost: £4.70 per child and £9.30 per adult (including admission)

1 adult free per 10 children

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