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Schools and groups

Group visits

Bring your group to the Museum for a self-led visit. Explore the galleries and enjoy activities in the Crafty Kitchen.

Self-led visits

We offer regular slots for self-led groups to visit the Museum. These are available on Thursdays and Fridays from 11.15am to 12.30pm or in the afternoon from 2pm in Buckinghamshire term-time, depending on the size of your group. These timings are to work around our facilitated school programme and are timed to be when the galleries should be quieter for groups.


  • Explore the galleries in the Museum including Boy, Solo and the Story Centre
  • Enjoy craft and activity sheets in the Crafty Kitchen
  • Use of a public picnic room during your visit
  • Go on the self-led Village Trail to places that inspired Roald Dahl before or after your time in the Museum galleries
  • Free adult places at a ratio of 1:8 students
  • All 1-to-1 support free


Our self-led group sessions are great for small or large groups. Please get in touch for more information on maximum group sizes.

These sessions are also perfect for some SEND groups, but do also see our SEND page for more information.

The cost of a self-led visit is between £7.95 and £9.95 per person. To enquire about booking a visit please click here.

Get in Touch

If you have any questions about a booking, please get in touch with our Learning team