Schools' Learning

We deliver hands-on, immersive and fun learning opportunities at Oakham Castle. We currently cater for EYFS, KS1-2 and 3, as well as DofE and community groups. More sessions are in development. 


  • Sessions closely linked to the curriculum

  • Pre and post session materials available

  • Risk assessments for all sessions supplied

  • Handling box available to loan

  • Smart toilet and hand-wash facilities

  • Eat lunch in the hall or picnic in the grounds

  • Parking for minibus on site

  • Coach parking is a safe and convenient walk away

  • Plan your visit to include one of our partners, Rutland Farm Park or Rutland County Museum


Sessions can be booked for the morning, afternoon, full day or (if you are coming from further afield) you can book mid morning to mid afternoon with a lunch break in the middle


Half Day

Full Day


£6.50 per child (minimum charge £220)

£9.00 per child (minimum charge £430)

in Rutland Schools from £220 for a half day

As each visit is bespoke, we ask that you contact our Learning Officer, Jane Burditt, to speak to her about your aims or how we can fit in with your topic.


To contact Jane email


Oakham Castle is a Children's University Learning Destination.



"Great session leaders! Very passionate and engaging delivery of the session. My children loved the hands-on experiences" Yr 1 teacher Oakham C of E. Castles session, 2016


"A fantastic day! This is definitely something I will be looking to book again next year."

Yr 7 History teacher, Catmose College. Battle of Hastings session 2016.