We are currently accepting school groups for self-led visits only.

Book a trip to our museum and your students will be inspired by the interactive displays and personal stories of those whose lives were changed by the Second World War.

There’s so much to see and do

Explore a real Landing Craft Tank, 60 metres long and a unique survivor of D-Day.

Discover the Overlord Embroidery, a fascinating hand-stitched work of art.

Download learning resources for your students to discover the original artefacts on display.

Great links to Primary and Secondary curriculum

  • Local history
  • Design and engineering
  • STEM and STEAM
  • Art and textiles
  • English
  • Geography
  • Maths

We have a great range of learning resources online that were developed by education specialists to be used in the museum. There’s also a host of interactive elements for pupils to explore – which includes getting on board a real Landing Craft Tank.

Teachers wanting a pre-visit ahead of making a booking can visit for free.

Complete the form to enquire about making school visit, or see our information on group visits to The D-Day Story.