The logo for the Sandford Award. It has white text stating 'Sandford Award Winner 2017' on a purple background.“The Museum of English Rural Life is an excellent place for a school visit. The Education team are committed to making each school visit memorable and educationally valuable for children of all ages.”

– The Sandford Award

Whilst the Museum is closed for the national lockdown, there are many different ways in which The MERL can support the teaching of the curriculum and help students to develop a variety of skills.

Below, browse the Museum’s learning resources, and explore our range of bookable sessions and workshops available for schools and colleges.