Plan a school trip to Farleigh Hungerford Castle, originally the home of the intriguing Hungerford family. Explore the castle ruins, the chapel and the burial vault and look around the Priest's House to learn about the history of the site and the people who lived there.
- EYFS: Understanding the world
- KS1 & 2: Local History Study, Castles
- KS3: Development of church, state and society in Medieval Britain (1066-1509); Development of church, state and society in Britain (1509-1750) - Civil War
- GCSE History: Study of the historic environment
Free school visits
Book a free visit to Farleigh Hungerford Castle and lead your own school trip in a way that suits you. Make use of our education room, museum, costumes and handling collections to help your class learn about the history of the castle. Alternatively, simply explore the site as a stimulus for art, photography or story writing.