Tilbury Fort is a brilliant example of purposeful design, known today as Britain's best preserved fort, learn how its defensive elements deterred anyone from attacking.
A great building can be a wonderful teaching aid. Find out all about Blenheim Palace and the opportunities it offers in a range of curriculum areas.
Want to try work like this with your class? Try these ideas.
Buildings mean the past is alive – wherever we turn. Find out how Engaging Places can help your class to witness history…
Great resources for your key stage 2 History lessons.
Inspired by stories about Kensington Palace and its inhabitants, year 5 students wrote, performed and directed films breathing new life into the past.
Read about an innovative History project that made use of the unique historic environment of Dover.
Buildings are incredibly versatile teaching resources. This article introduces some of the possibilities, subject-by-subject across the curriculum, taking the example of St Pancras Station in......
In the first of nine Engaging Places case studies, year 10 students from Cardinal Newman Catholic School create a documentary about the changing face of Brighton.