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Royal Armouries Museum

Second World War: Home front

Second World War
£5 per pupil

Walk in the footsteps of men and women on the home front during the Second World War at the home of arms and armour: the Royal Armouries Museum.

Workshop content

There’s a war on don’t you know?

The Home Guard and Air Raid Precaution units are looking for new recruits.

Your pupils will be put through their paces via interactive, hands-on sessions led by historical characters to see if they have what it takes, before eventually deciding which organisation to join at the end of the day.

Curriculum links

History, Literacy

Gallery links



90 minutes


Please contact us to make a booking or if you have any questions.

Email address


07785 692 443

Postal address

Education Team
Royal Armouries Museum
LS10 1LT
United Kingdom

Learning packs and resources

RAM Teachers Pack 2023-24 (pdf, 764 KB)

Contact our communications team if you require documents in an alternative format.