Information for Teachers

Activities for schools are available on Monday and Tuesdays, with some flexibility on Wednesdays at Clifton Park Museum.

We also provide outreach workshops in schools and activities at Heritage Sites.
Free Self-guided visits to the museum or heritage sites are permitted, however we do ask you contact us using the “Make a booking enquiry” link to arrange this.

Additionally, we also offer CPD for schools on request.

Cancellations to school activity bookings must be made no later than a week before the booking or a charge may be incurred.

Pre-visit information

Before your visit, we will provide you with:

Outline session plan

Risk Assessment

Teachers notes for self-guided activities (if applicable)

Post-visit follow-up ideas

Accessibility and SEND

The ground floor galleries at Clifton Park Museum have level access. There is a lift to the first floor galleries.

A public toilet for disabled visitors is available.

A wheelchair may be borrowed by prior arrangement.

A portable hearing loop may be borrowed by prior arrangement.

View our Accessibility Guide 

School Trips in South Yorkshire

School trips offer a unique opportunity to learn about and explore the wealth of museums, galleries and heritage sites around South Yorkshire.

To find out more about trips with Barnsley Museums, Heritage Doncaster, Museums Sheffield, Rotherham Heritage Learning Service, Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust and Sheffield Manor Lodge, please download our free guide.

Download the guide

Making a booking enquiry

Please make sure you provide us with several potential dates for your visit.

Please note that small groups may incur a minimum charge so that we can cover the costs of our staff.

Make a booking enquiry

Resources for Teachers

Find resources here for inspiration for lessons in schools.

There are also links to our latest schools Newsletter and downloadable resources

Resources for teachers

Contact us

Email Rotherham Heritage Learning Service

Call us 01709 336633


Clifton Park and Museum
Clifton Lane
S65 2AA