History as Evidence
Option 1 At the Museum/School (1 hour)
This session looks at how we know things have happened in Farnham with reference to items from the collection. Participants examine the nature of primary and secondary evidence through object handling. What do objects tell us and what don’t they tell us.
Cost: £1.50 per child Minimum charge £40.
Maximum group size 32
Mileage charged for schools 10+ from Farnham
At the Museum (2 hours)
Looking at how we use objects to interpret the past. This includes a talk from a member of the curatorial staff about how they put an exhibition together, then a chance to make a small temporary display with objects from handling collection.
Cost: £3 per child Minimum charge £90.
Maximum group size 32.