Welcome to Wisbech Castle

Wisbech CastleFind out about some of our popular day courses.

Investigating an urban locality 

Explore the centre of Wisbech and compare the old parts of the town centre with the new harbour area. Look out for the boathouse with a wind turbine, the yacht pontoons and the old market place.

 

Victorian DayWork, rest and play the Victorian way

Take the role of a Victorian servant in the Castle and carry out hands-on “chores” such as washing, polishing and laying tables.  Then a rest from work to play with reproduction toys and look at Victorian buildings.

 

Exploring materialsExploring materials

Get your hands on a range of materials in the natural environment, and find out how they are used in the built environment. Spend time describing, sorting and grouping sets of materials, thinking about how they feel and look.