Discover Ancient Egyptian and Skull & Skeleton Workshops at Cliffe Castle

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Pupils from across the region have been enjoying the range of workshops at Cliffe Castle Museum in Keighley.

We offer workshops on Egyptian Mummification and Animal, Skeleton, Skull as well as on the ever popular Rocks and Stone Age topics. 

We offer teaching staff free guided tours of the museum to help you make the most out of your visit.  To book a tour (which are available in the week or school holidays) please email:

Comments on Egyptian Mummification workshop from class teachers

“Very hands on and visual plus everyone got to have a go!”

“The workshop allows delivery in a hands-on way and improved the children’s listening skills.”

“Staff were well informed and helpful throughout the visit.”

“The workshop was outstanding as it was very thorough and interactive.  It was a very informative and engaging experience for the children.”

Comments on Animal, Skelton and Skull workshop from Year 3 class teachers

“A great experience that we can’t give them in school.”

“The workshop increased the children’s knowledge by lots of new vocabulary and information.”

“The workshop helped the children understand the topic as they got to see the skulls up close.”

To make a booking or to find out more, please email or call 01535 618234.

Living Things and Their Habitats - KS1

Ancient Egyptian Mummification - KS2

Animal, Skeleton, Skull - KS2

Animals & Habitats - KS2

Rocks & Fossils - KS2

Stone Age - KS2

The Art & Science of Noticing - KS1, 2, 3 and it is also available at our other sites of Cartwright Hall Art Gallery in Lister Park and Bradford Industrial Museum in Eccleshill.  

For more information on Bradford Museums & Galleries education programme, please visit:


Published: 11/11/2015
Audience: Teachers, Headteachers, Governors
Contact: Rebecca Dawson

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