Georgian Schoolroom

In May half term, travel back in time and visit our Georgian schoolroom! 275 years ago, going to school was very different – with no computers or whiteboards in sight! 

During a visit to the museum, dress up in Georgian costume and meet our Georgian school teachers. Learn how to write with a quill pen and ink, write on a slate with chalk and make a lavender bag to take home.

Thursday 1 & Friday 2 June, 11am-12noon, 1-2pm or 2-3pm

£4 per child

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John Wesley's New Room

John Wesley’s New Room is a heritage site in the heart of Bristol. It houses a museum, library, café, events and hire space. It is home to the original 18th century chapel that started the Methodist movement.

It also houses an award-winning Café and a vast reference Library. John Wesley’s New Room hosts a range of art, music and family events and is also available to hire.

Explore the Museum of John & Charles Wesley’s life and work in Bristol.

John Wesley’s New Room is the oldest Methodist building in the world, located right in the heart of Bristol city centre. Founded in 1739 by John Wesley, the New Room became the cradle of the worldwide Methodist movement.

This is the place that completes the story of Bristol. This is the Room that changed the World.

It is a place where everyone is welcome to explore, step back, take time, reconnect and recharge.

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