Students in role play

School workshop
The Persian wars

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 workshop, your students will take on roles as Greek envoys, visit the court of the Persian king and meet King Darius himself.

By comparing the values of Greece and Persia they will experience how there are different points of view about historical events.

Age: 7–11 (KS2)

Curriculum links: History and Citizenship 

Maximum group size: 32

Session time: 90 minutes

Session dates

October 2019
  • Thursday 3 October 10.30 and 12.30
November 2019
  • Thursday 28 November 10.30 and 12.30
January 2020
  • Monday 20 January 10.30 and 12.30
February 2020
  • Thursday 6 February 10.30 and 12.30
March 2020
  • Thursday 19 March 10.30 and 12.30
May 2020
  • Friday 1 May 10.30 and 12.30
June 2020
  • Thursday 18 June 10.30 and 12.30
July 2020
  • Monday 6 July 10.30 and 12.30