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image for Educational Visits item type'Feeding in Animals' School Visit at Central Museum and Planetarium

Educational Visits, £2.50

Central Museum

Central Museum

Contact

Central Museum - Group Enquiries

01702 434449

Address

Victoria Avenue,
Southend-on-Sea,
Essex,
SS2 6ES

Details

Feeding in Animals

Venue: Central Museum

A look at processes of the natural world including food chains. This session uses specimens from the museum collections not usually available to schools or on display, especially skulls and teeth.

National Curriculum: KS2 (science) - Life processes and living things

Time Required: Up to 36 children 2 hours

Cost: £2.50 per child Teachers and helpers free

The main activity is a group of about 15 having a talk and handling session approx. 35 minutes in duration using selected specimens from our collections in our school room. Whilst this is going on any groups waiting their turn will be downstairs in the main hall using prepared work sheets on our Natural History displays.

Facilities for educational visitsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Mobile phone coverageChildren welcomeDisabled accessGuided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

Prices

Cost: £2.50 per child Teachers and helpers free

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 879863  Lat: 51.54468 Long: 0.70977

By Road:
Follow A127 into Southend town centre. Central Museum is signposted on left just north of Southend Victoria railway station.

Facilities

  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Mobile phone coverageMobile phone coverage
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed