School gallery session
The Persian wars

Monday 18 November 2013,
10.30–12.00 & 12.30–14.00
Room 52
Free, booking essential

Phone +44 (0)20 7323 8181
Ticket Desk in Great Court

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For Key Stage 2 students

In this gallery-based session, your students will take on roles as Greek envoys, visit the court of the Persian king and meet King Darius himself.

Using the galleries as a base, they compare the values of Greece and Persia and experience how there are different points of view about historical events.

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Maximum group size: 30

Age: Key Stage 2

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Students meet King Darius and hear his account of the Persian Wars. © Benedict Johnson