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COVID-19 Information for schools: updated 23 February 2021

(Next update due: 20 April 2021)

COVID-19 Hazard Information for Schools (v9 23 Feb 2021)

COVID-19 FAQs for Schools (v9 23 Feb 2021)

School bookings for 2021

Milestones Museum is currently closed and we will re-open as soon as we can. Unfortunately we are unable to welcome school visits until at least 8 June 2021.

We are taking bookings from 8 June onwards for all programmes, subject to government guidance in place at that time:

  • One school 'bubble' per day
  • Maximum of 64 students

Changes or cancellations to bookings due to government guidance on COVID-19 will not be charged.

Alternatively, other learning resources are also available:

Please contact us with any queries:

Best wishes, Milestones Learning team


Explore our range of educational resources available at Milestones Museum. For further information and to make your booking, please telephone 01256 639550 or email

Information we will need

  • when you would like to bring your group to visit (with a couple of back up dates if possible, in case we are unable to accommodate your first choice)  
  • which programme you are interested in
  • the number of children and adults you would like to bring (see adult:pupil ratios)
  • contact details for your school so that we can send you your booking confirmation
  • any specific needs your pupils have such as learning or physical difficulties
  • what learning outcomes you hope to achieve
  • if your group would like to visit the sweetshop, gift shop, or pre-order souvenir goody bags

Familiarisation visits

After booking we recommend making a familiarisation visit to acquaint yourself with the Museum. Read more about making a familiarisation visit.

After booking

Once you have made your booking we will send you:

  • Confirmation of your booking with the date, times, number of children and adults and the programme you have booked
  • Teacher’s Pack including your itinerary for the day and all information about the organisation of your visit

Hazard assessment

We operate within Hampshire Cultural Trust's rigorous Health and Safety policy. To provide you with help in completing your risk assessment see our hazard assessment guidance.


You will be invoiced for your visit.