Ancient Greek Hidden Lives: Women and Children

Booking Enquiry

KS2 KS3 History, Archaeology



Until Friday 17 July

Booking Information


Duration: 45 minutes

Available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

To extend your groups learning beyond the workshop why not download our resource pack or ask a member of museum staff if you can book the gallery explorer kit. These resources can be view by clicking here.

To make a telephone booking or enquiry call (0191) 208 6865.

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Workshop Summary

This workshop gives students an insight into the home life of women and children in Ancient Greece. Using a model of a Greek house, replica toys, original objects the students will investigate how life would have been different for women and children, two groups of people who are not usually studied in ancient civilizations.

The main learning objectives for this workshop are:

  • To learn about the role of women in the home in Ancient Greece
  • To learn about what toys Greek children would have played with

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