School Visits at Hedingham Castle

Schools & Education

School visits to Hedingham Castle bring history alive and we are an ideal place for children to investigate the past and the grounds provide a wonderful area for environmental and nature studies.

Our guides can offer a range of options when planning your visit covering Key Stages 2 to 4.



School visits are priced at £5 per pupil with one free teacher/helper for every 10 pupil. (Minimum charge of £300 per visit which allows up to 60 pupils)

Additional teachers/helpers priced at £6 per person


Guides – £50 per guide

“Bring the Castle History to Life with Jane – Castle Historian”

“Costumed Talk with Graeme – Medieval Weapons Expert”


Free preliminary visit

We offer a preliminary visit to teachers or group organisers booking a school visit. This will help you to familiarise yourself with the Castle, and then we can give you any other information that you may require.


Battle Of Bosworth Field - Hedingham History
17th Earl Is Born - Hedingham History
11th Earl - Hedingham History