Sailing the Seas with Columbus

Session details


Museum based
Usually Monday to Thursday, 10am or 12:30pm

Curriculum Links

Key Stage 1

Length of session
90 minutes

Maximum group size
Up to 32


'The children got a huge amount out of the workshop.

'It was great to see them really debating the merits of the different "big ideas".'

Year 4 teacher

Session outline

Learn about the history of exploration and discovery by:


  • investigating navigational instruments
  • handling mystery objects and
  • examining exotic spices from around the world.