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Join us at Bewdley Museum as we take an in-depth look at the River Severn. Through practical activities and walks around the town of Bewdley, pupils will find out about its history and geography, including the effects of flooding .

Sample timetable

09.50 am School arrive at museum
10.00 am - 12.30 pm Learning session one

  • Setting the scene/features of rivers
  • River floods/impacts/defences
  • Model coracle making
  • Riverside walk

12.30 - 1.00 pm Lunch
1.00 - 2.15 pm  Learning session two 

  • Hands on rope making
  • Chance to visit the gift shop & museum if required
  • Depart 

View Rivers PDF


Bewdley Bridge _L (1)

What's Included

  • Learning sessions at Bewdley Musuem
  • Activity sheets and other resources

Booking Arrangements, Costs and Availability

Available all year round

Cost £7.50 per pupil, accompanying adults are free of charge.

Minimum of 30 and maximum of 60 paying pupils


Contact Us

0845 607 7819

Bewdley Museum, Load Street, Bewdley, DY12 2AE

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