What we offer

  • IWM North viewed from Salford Quays

    Plan and book a school visit

    Bookings now open for school visits and learning sessions from September 2022 - July 2023.

  • Pupils visiting IWM North
    © IWM

    Learning sessions

    We offer detailed learning sessions which involve you and your students in exploring a particular theme, or time in history.

  • Children sitting on the floor listening during a session at IWM North

    Self-guided visits

    A visit to IWM North may support studies of war and conflict from 1914 until the present day.

Learning resources

Adventures in History: D-Day - People and Planning

D-Day: People and Planning

Want to hear about the biggest invasion by land, sea and air in history? Discover how D-Day was planned and learn about the real people who were part of it.
The Cemetery, Étaples, 1919 by John Lavery
© IWM (Art.IWM ART 2884)

Remembrance in the First World War

Use these sources to find out about Remembrance during the First World War.
Heavy Artillery by Colin Gill
©IWM (Art.IWM ART 2274)

Fighting in the Trenches

Use these sources to learn more about the experience of fighting in the trenches.  

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  • Accessibility

    IWM tries to ensure we cater for a range of needs and can provide wheelchair access, resources to support blind and visually impaired visitors and deaf and hearing impaired visitors. 

  • Safeguarding

    IWM wishes to ensure that all children and vulnerable adults are safe and protected from harm whilst visiting its premises. This policy and accompanying procedures outline the safeguarding systems in place.