Supporting SEND groups

Pupils from Addington School at The MERL.

Staff had great understanding of pupils needs and planned accordingly, adapting if they needed to.

Cranbury College PRU

The MERL is a museum where you can do things your way. Here are some of the things we can offer to support your visit.

Before your visit

  • As well as downloadable risk assessments, we have resources such as a sensory map and a social story which may be helpful ahead of your visit to The MERL.
  • Minibus parking can be pre-booked in The MERL car park.

When you get here

Bringing The MERL to the comfort of your classroom

Our Everybody Outdoors resources offer multisensory approaches to accessing the outdoors and have been developed with PMLD/ Complex Needs students and teachers. Discover more on our Everybody Outdoors page.

If you need any further information, or have any questions, please contact our Learning and Engagement Manager at