Saturday 27 June 2020

How do objects reveal stories? 

From paintings to personal diaries, join IWM expert Ngaire as she helps us discover the extraordinary stories of the people who cared for the wounded in the First World War. 

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Carers - Part Two

Carers - Part Two

Part of the Adventures in History series created during the UK lockdown in Spring 2020.  

Curriculum Links and Learning Topics

First World War, Women in Wartime, Medicine, Art

Carers Quiz

Family Mission: Carers Quiz

Carers Quiz

Put your knowledge to the test!

See how much you have remembered about the carers of the First World War in our special quiz.

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More on the First World War

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More on the First World War

Where was the First World War fought?

This conflict was the first war to take place on land, at sea and in the air. This fighting occurred in many different areas of the world.

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Book A Visit to IWM

IWM London Exterior shot
IWM London
School visits to IWM London
Bookings are now open for February and March 2021. We’re excited to be welcoming schools back to IWM. To keep us all safe we’re limiting bookings to three groups per day.
IWM North landscape view
IWM North
School visits to IWM North
Purpose-built to tell the powerful stories of over a century of war, IWM North makes full use of its extraordinary exhibition space to deliver an award-winning immersive experience.
IWM Duxford Showcase
IWM Duxford
School visits to IWM Duxford
Walk through the same hangars and buildings as those who served at RAF Duxford. See aircraft take to the skies from the airfield that Spitfires first flew. And get up close to over a century of aviation with hundreds of aircraft and objects on display.