• 10.30am - 3.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London
National Army Museum
  • 10.30am - 3.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London

Learning resources

Marvellous Mary Seacole
Home Activity

KS1-KS2 (Ages 5 to 11)

Marvellous Mary Seacole

Discover more about Mary Seacole and her work at the British Hotel during the Crimean War.

find out more
Portrait of Walter Tull
Video

KS2-KS4 (Age 7 to 16)

Walter Tull: A Soldier's Story

Explore the life and times of Walter Tull, one of Britain’s first black army officers, who served during the First World War.

find out more
Askaris moving a field gun into position, c1914
Source Pack

KS2-KS5 (Ages 7 to 18)

Black History in the National Army Museum Collections

Explore the history of black soldiers in the British Army through collection-based objects and stories.

find out more
Camouflage Through Time
Home Activity

KS1-KS2 (Age 5 to 11)

Camouflage Through Time

Explore the history of camouflage with objects and uniform from the Museum’s handling collection.

find out more
Jungle Survival Quiz
Home Activity

KS2 (Age 7 to 11)

Jungle Survival Quiz

Have you got what it takes to survive in the jungle? Try our quiz to find out.

find out more
Fun Outside
Home Activity

KS1-KS2 (Age 5 to 11)

Fun Outside

Try our Army-themed outdoor games, from ‘Soldierly Statues’ to ‘Camouflage Hide and Seek’.

find out more
How to Build a Den
Home Activity

KS1-KS2 (Age 5 to 11)

How to Build a Den

Master the art of building your own den with our simple steps, for either inside or outside!

find out more
Camouflage Creatures
Home Activity

KS2 (Age 7 to 11)

Camouflage Creatures

Learn about camouflage in the animal kingdom and disguise your own creature.

find out more
How to Draw: Desert edition
Home Activity

KS1-KS2 (Age 5 to 11)

How to Draw: Desert edition

Use our step-by-step instructions to try your hand at desert-themed drawings.

find out more
How To Draw: Transport
Home Activity

KS1-KS2 (Ages 5 to 11)

How to Draw: Transport edition

Use our simple step-by-step instructions to draw Army-related transport.

find out more
Parachute mission
Home Activity

KS2 (Age 7 to 11)

Parachute mission

What material, shape and design makes the best parachute? Have a go at making your own mini-parachute at home in this fun family activity.

find out more
Florence and Mary: Scavenger hunt
Home Activity

KS1-KS2 (Ages 5 to 11)

Florence and Mary: Scavenger hunt

Try our at-home scavenger hunt to help Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole on their journey to the Crimea.

find out more

Join the conversation

"First time @NAM_London today. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Thought the presentation & interpretation made the subject accessible..."