Students in a lecture hall

School presentation   Lives of the ancient Maya  

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 find out about Maya civilisation through amazing objects from Yaxchilan and other ancient cities in Mesoamerica.

Students will learn about Maya rulers, buildings, beliefs, writing, food, entertainment and the environment.
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
  • Thursday 3 October 10.30 and 12.00
November 2019
  • Monday 18 November 10.30 and 12.00
February 2020
  • Thursday 6 February 10.30 and 12.00
March 2020
  • Thursday 12 March 10.30 and 12.00
  • Thursday 26 March 10.30 and 12.00
June 2020
  • Monday 22 June 10.30 and 12.00
  • Friday 26 June 10.30 and 12.00
July 2020
  • Thursday 9 July 10.30 and 12.00