Information for Teachers


Educational activities for schools will now be available on Mondays only. This is when the museum is closed to the general public.

Comprehensive risk assessments for each activity, taking Covid-19 precautions into account, will be provided to the school prior to your visit.

Cancellations to school activity bookings must be made no later than 12 noon on the Friday preceding the intended visit on a Monday or a charge may be incurred.

Self-guided visits to the museum are permitted, however we ask that you contact us using the ‘Make a booking enquiry’ link to arrange this.

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

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

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

Contact us

Email Rotherham Heritage Learning Service

Call us 01709 336633


Clifton Park and Museum
Clifton Lane
S65 2AA