Education Services

Services to Schools and Pre-Schools Organisations

The Dock Museum is a wonderful educational resource for schools and pre-school organisations. Areas of the National Curriculum that can be covered by our services are:

Early Years, Mathematics and History

All our services to schools are free of charge.  Our tours and workshops dates have been programmed up to Christmas and schools emailed with booking information.  To find out when our next available tours and workshops are please email or phone the Dock Museum.

Group leaders can also devise their own visit.

We recommend a donation of £20 per school visit.

Contact us:

01229 876400

We are open Wednesday to Friday 11-4pm.

What's On

  • Macbeth
    The Dock Museum is delighted to welcome the Three Inch Fools to Barrow in Furness for their inventive take on Shakespeare's infamous Scottish tale. The play will be performed in the Museum's atmospheric galleries, housed within a Victorian graving dock. ...

    27th June 2019

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Access & Facilities



1 hour from the M6 through the south lakes

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