Monthly Archives: October 2015

It is well known that school visits to museums are a powerful tool to support teachers in delivering outstanding teaching and learning.   “Learning outside the classroom is about raising young people’s achievement through an organised, powerful approach to learning in which direct experience is of prime importance.” Council for Learning Outside the Classroom  … Read more »

A snippet of interesting trivia relating to the Mary Rose, and Tudor life in general. Updated most Tuesdays. Follow us on Twitter at @MaryRoseMuseum, or the hashtag #TudorTrivia The Boats of the Mary Rose The Anthony Roll, which features one of only two contemporary depictions of the Mary Rose, shows the Mary Rose with a boat being… Read more »

A snippet of interesting trivia relating to the Mary Rose, and Tudor life in general. Updated most Tuesdays. Follow us on Twitter at @MaryRoseMuseum, or the hashtag #TudorTrivia The Mary Rose “Crow’s Nest” While it has become standard to call the look-out point usually located at the top of a mast a “Crow’s Nest”, the term is… Read more »