Poole Museum
Free Entry
Opening times:
From 1 November,
Mon - Sat, 10am - 4pm, Sun 12pm - 4pm

Closed: 24 December (pm only),
25 - 28 December and 1 January 2022.

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Iron Age

This workshop is aimed at pupils studying changes in British history from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. This workshop can be delivered at Poole Museum or at your school. It can stand alone or be combined with the Stone Age workshop.

Learning Outcomes

1. To learn about life in Iron Age Britain

2. To handle Iron Age objects

3. To find out about Iron Age technology



Handling artefacts

Coin striking

Prehistoric food

Iron Age textiles

Iron Age beliefs


Staff ratios

The class teacher must be present for the whole session.


We are very happy for our staff to be photographed working with your pupils. Where consent is available we would be grateful for copies of digital photos we can use for promotion and publicity.

Health and safety

A risk assessment has been prepared to assist you in your risk assessment. Please enquire for more information.


If your group has specific issues, such as special educational needs, learning or physical disabilities please raise these when booking so that we can tailor the session accordingly.


You will be invoiced for the workshop after our visit. Please advise us of any relevant order numbers if appropriate.

Further enquiries

For booking, further information or a discussion of your needs and the suitability of the workshop please contact our Learning Assistant on 01202 262628 or  email us.

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