Key Stages 1 & 2 | The Roman Baths
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Key Stages 1 & 2

Our popular 1 hour interactive sessions are held at the Roman Baths in our education room and are based on the National Curriculum.

Key Stage 1

Roman Times
A 1-hour activity session exploring Roman life. Try on togas, make a mosaic and handle real Roman objects.

Key Stage 2

Roman Life
This 60 minute activity session covers general aspects of Roman life. Handle Roman objects choosing from bathing, building and technology or cooking and food. Add two choices from Togas and Tunics, Write on or Marvellous Mosaics.
Download a Roman Life session guide

Meet the Romans (Years 3 and 4 only)
This 60 minute interactive session explores history, literacy, numeracy and art. It is an opportunity to touch real Roman objects, try the 'counter' challenge and 'take a view' on the past.

Teacher's Pack 
KS1 & KS2 Roman Baths Teacher's pack

Roman numeral trail
Use our Roman numerals trail as you visit the Roman Baths. You might also like to play our Know your Numerals game.

Beau Street Hoard stories

As part of our Beau Street Hoard project we worked with MA Writing for Young People students from Bath Spa University.  They wrote four short stories based on the remarkable hoard of 17, 577 silver Roman coins which were found in Bath in 2007. It is one of the most remarkable archaeological discoveries to have been made in Bath in recent times.  The coins span the period from 32BC – 274AD and were found in eight separate money bags. Visit our children's page to read the stories.


Outreach session - we come to you. Focus on pre-history with our new History curriculum session. Handle original and replica artefacts and enjoy a range of hands-on activities at school.

Pre-history resource box - Costs depends on visit length and travel time. Email us to find out more.

Minimus - Minimus is a unique Latin course for younger children. Find out more about Minimus here.