Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

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INFORMATION FOR TEACHERS
PLANNING A VISIT TO THE CAPTAIN COOK BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM

Curriculum based Tours and Workshops
The museum offers a variety of services tailor-made to suit the needs of your group. However you can still visit the museum without taking up any of these services. Advance booking for all visits is required. All bookings are subject to availability.

MENU OF SERVICES:

RESOURCES:
Guided tours: Discover more about Cook, his childhood and famous voyages. Food tasting, object handling and interactive activities throughout the tours. (Tours can be 1 or 2 hour sessions.)

Interactive workshops: Opportunities to dress up, use a quill pen, produce your own piece of Aboriginal artwork and much more. Workshops can be adapted to suit groups’ needs. (These can be 1 or 2 hour sessions)
Captain Cook and Australia loans box: Loans box filled with ideas and resources to bring your classroom to life with pre- and post-visit activities.
Website: New website pages making learning about Captain Cook fun. Visit Captain Cook, Sid Scurvy and Meg at www.captcook-ne.co.uk

SESSIONS:

Sessions usually run from either 10am to 12 noon or 1pm to 3pm. All day sessions from 10am to 3pm are also available. Each session can accommodate a maximum of 60 children. These can be tailored to suit the needs of your group.

 Practical advice for arranging your visit

Education Officers

Accessibility

Education Suite

Teacher's Pack
A teacher's pack is available to assist teachers and group leaders in organising their visit. Included in the pack are information sheets, pupil worksheets and on-site activity ideas. The pack is available from the museum shop price £2.50 or £3.50 mail order.

Other facilities

School Visit Request Form
School Visit Request Form

 

 



CONTACT DETAILS
All enquiries to Phil_Philo@middlesbrough.gov.uk
or write to:

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum
Stewart Park
Marton
Middlesbrough
TS7 6AS

Tel

01642 311211

Fax 01642 317419

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