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Teachers' Zone

A teaching class in the 1870 drawing room

The Geffrye supports teachers in delivering the National Curriculum for PrimarySecondary, and SEN pupils, using the museum's period living rooms and gardens to inspire curiosity through a range of hands-on and engaging learning opportunities.

If you would like to arrange a visit to the museum please see our bookings page.

Online resources


These resources can also be used independently in the classroom in conjunction with our Virtual Tour or 360 views.

Useful information

View our Terms and Conditions 

Download our Risk Assessment Guidelines 

View our Child Protection Policy and Child Protection Procedures

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Arts Award Supporter

A self-directed or facilitated visit to the museum can support your Arts Award, using our collections, objects and exhibitions as inspiration. For more information on how we can support your Arts Award please contact the Bookings Co-ordinator on 020 7739 9893 or email:

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Sign up to our teachers' e-newsletter to receive regular programme updates, special offers, invites to teachers' events and to trial new sessions with your class.

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CPD and INSET training

We offer whole school Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and INSETs. To find out more click here or email:

Additional learning resources

Kids' Zone

History of learning at the Geffrye Museum

The Geffrye Museum has been inspiring visitors for nearly one hundred years and pioneered museum education in the 1930s. Read more.