Learning

Discover the importance of SS Freshspring, steam and engineering. Explore on-board and hear stories from the past.

Langtree on deck cropped for Home Gallery

We offer a huge variety of ways to learn about and engage with SS Freshspring and are committed to lifelong learning; we can cater for any age group and adapt workshops/activities accordingly.

We offer:

  • Ship  talks and tours
  • Talks to groups and organisations
  • Schools workshops both on-board and as outreach sessions at schools
  • A STEM/Engineering set of lessons for loan in schools for a half-term period
  • School holiday and occasional weekend family activities
  • Workshops for adults
  • Ship and park trails
  • Work experience/placements

All visits are free, but we welcome a minimum £3 donation per person.  

All school and group visits must be booked in advance.

We welcome pre-visits by teachers or group leaders who are bringing groups to the ship.  Please contact the Educational and Project Officer to arrange a time.

For all learning visit enquiries please contact the Educational and Project Officer, Hayley Buscombe, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Schools

Schools

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Maritime & Engineering Studies

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