Educational Visits

School Tours: Ancient High House

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Built in 1595 the Ancient High House is the largest surviving Elizabethan timber framed town house in England. The Ancient High House is located in Greengate Street in Stafford and is open all year round for pre-booked school tours from Monday to Friday 10.00am to 4.00pm. Tours can begin earlier if required.

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School Tours: Stafford Castle

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Built around 1071 Stafford Castle is an excellent example of a motte and bailey Castle.

Our school tours cover the fascinating history of the castle site, with its eleventh century Norman fortress consisting of a large motte and two extensive bailies together with its associated medieval village. The foundations of the 1348 medieval stone keep of the Staffords’ can be seen, as well as its later reconstruction.

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