Students in a lecture hall

School presentation   People of Benin

Booking information

To book

Phone: +44 (0)20 7323 8181

Ticket Desk, Great Court

Tickets cost £1.50 per student, accompanying adults free of charge.

Payment required when booking.

Cancellation and no-show charges apply. See Terms and conditions.

In this engaging presentation, your students find out about about the lives of the Edo people of the Kingdom of Benin.

They explore images of the Oba, his staff and the first European visitors, and discover evidence of the local environment, the palace and international trade.

Depending on group size, your students may be joined by students from other schools.

Age: 7–11 (KS2)

Curriculum links: History

Maximum group size: 125

Session time: 45 minutes

Session dates

October 2019
  • Monday 14 October 10.30 and 12.00
November 2019
  • Friday 8 November 10.30 and 12.00
  • Friday 29 November 10.30 and 12.00
January 2020
  • Monday 20 January 10.30 and 12.00
February 2020
  • Thursday 6 February 10.30 and 12.00
March 2020
  • Monday 9 March 10.30 and 12.00
April 2020
  • Thursday 30 April 10.30 and 12.00
May 2020
  • Thursday 14 May 10.30 and 12.00
June 2020
  • Monday 15 June 10.30 and 12.00