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Date updated: 1/10/2022
Guildhall Art Gallery & London’s Roman Amphitheatre will be closed for essential maintenance work until early April 2022. Read below for information on bookings for London's Roman Amphitheatre facilitated school visits in 2022.

London's Roman Amphitheatre is taking bookings for facilitated school visits for the Spring and Summer terms of 2022.

Immerse your students in history with a visit to London’s Roman Amphitheatre.

Workshops and tours 

During the Spring term of 2022, we are offering school groups the opportunity of an exclusive facilitated visit. The Gallery will open on selected mornings just for your class, ensuring a Covid-safe visit. To discuss your group's needs and book for your school email the Learning Team.

Amphitheatre Explorers (KS2-3)

Explore a real archaeological site with a trained archaeologist. Uncover more about the discovery of London’s Roman Amphitheatre, the topography of Roman London and what happened in one of its most important buildings. Lasting around 1.5 hours, these facilitated sessions are designed to provide an exciting insight into life in the capital nearly 2000 years ago.

Cost: £110 + VAT per class/1.5hr session (funding available

New FREE interactive virtual workshop
Explore three Roman London Sites (KS2-3)

In partnership with London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE, we are delighted to offer a live, interactive multi-sensory workshop that enables students to virtually explore three important Roman sites in London:

  • London’s Roman Amphitheatre
  • Billingsgate Roman House and Baths
  • London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE

This 60-minute session challenges pupils to think critically and enhance their understanding of the past, unlocking the sights and smells of Roman London as they explore the accompanying replica artefact box.

Download virtual workshop teachers’ resource

Book virtual workshop

 

Self-guided tours

No self-guided tours are available in the Spring term 2022.

 

School Visits Fund

The Culture Mile School Visits Fund may be able to support your school visit to Guildhall Art Gallery and London’s Roman Amphitheatre. This fund provides grants of up to £600 towards the costs of facilitated sessions, admission, transport and/or teacher cover for eligible schools.

Teacher’s guide to the Guildhall Art Gallery PDF (2.3MB)
Date submitted: 7/08/21