Petersfield Museum offers a diverse and engaging education programme for all ages. We provide workshops, talks, loans boxes, trails and tours of the museum and the local area. Our programme can be tailored to meet any needs and areas of interest and are suitable for schools, youth clubs, historic societies, U3A groups and many more.
To find out more about all we have to offer please explore the website and if you have any questions, please contact our team on 01730 262601 or email education@petersfieldmuseum.co.uk

History from Home

Petersfield Museum's 'History from Home' brings the objects and stories from the museum to you in the comfort of your own home in these interesting times!From fun family activities to download to digital talks and virtual tours we are developing a complete range of 'lock down' activities to keep you and your family entertained.

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Petersfield Museum has something for all the family from toddler to grandparent with school holiday activities, Free Saturdays, special events and family friendly exhibition interactives. To find out more about these events click here.


Petersfield Museum is home to an exciting schools programme with great emphasis on hands on learning and interaction! The programme includes, workshops, outreach sessions and our unique Time Travelling Trunks (loans boxes). Our education programme is designed to work alongside the National Curriculum and help pupils and teachers engage with topics in new and exciting ways. You can find out more about our fantastic education offer here!

Further Education

We are able to accommodate higher education groups from colleges and universities. Small groups of students can access our catalogue, stores and specific items from the collection can be brought out for more detailed study.We are also happy to support students with work placements, or while undertaking individual research projects. We offer hands on experience of working in a small independent heritage environment, and can tailor the specifics of the placement to the student’s individual requirements, to find out more click here.

Lifelong Learning

Learning doesn't just take place in academic institutions, there are many people out there who enjoy learning new skills and acquiring more knowledge. We offer workshops, walks and talks a variety of different subjects tailored to the needs of any individual group from U3A's, PROBUS, Women's Institute, Local History Societies and many more. Click here to find out more about our exciting offer.