Children will learn about some of the people and places involved in the development of Church Street and West Hartlepool with a one-hour led workshop inside the Gallery followed by one hour of self-led activities in Church Street itself with our Activity Backpacks.

Main Learning Approaches

Active Learning

Enquiry-based learning

All our workshops are currently free for schools. Sessions are generally one hour long.


To ensure a quality experience, we ask that the maximum number of children per workshop session is 30.


Pre-booking is essential. For further information about this workshop, how to book and the wider school offer at Hartlepool Arts and Museum Service please contact a Learning Officer on 01429 523483 or email