Schools and Student visits
We have a range of options for school groups
to fit different needs and different ages. The home can be
used to help children and students learn about art and the
£180 per class for RBKC funded schools.
£240 per class for non-RBKC funded
Maximum of 30 children per class
Suitable for Year 1 to Year 5, the tours lasts
approximately 1 hour.
The costumed tours include an introduction to
the house, a guided tour with actresses in the character of either
Mrs Sambourne or Mrs Reffell (cook and housekeeper to the Sambourne
family) and then a brief closing discussion where they can recap
what they learnt and discuss what they liked and did not like about
the Victorian way of life.
Groups of over 15 will be divided in two
and tours run with a few minutes gap between them.
Glossary of Terms.
£8 per student Teachers
and lecturers free (maximum 2).
Minimum of 12 students, maximum 30 students
Suitable for 16 +, tour lasts approximately 1 hour
and 30 minutes.
Tours of 18 Stafford Terrace start with a
short introductory film; our knowledgeable guides will then take
you up through the house showing the historic interiors,
interesting possessions and giving you an insight into the
Sambourne family’s daily lives.
We do not run specialist tours, as such, but
if your students are studying a particular area of history please
let us know in advance and we will do our best to include relevant
Groups of over 15 will be divided in two with a 10 minute
gap between the tours.
How to book
further information and booking:
E-mail: Please use our enquiry form.
Activities for schools are designed with full consideration of
the risks involved.
risk assessment information guide PDF (42.7 KB )
Monday to Friday: 020 7602 3316, 9am -
Saturday and Sunday: 0207 938 1295,
10.15am - 5pm