Learn more about Cuthbert as a child growing up in Northumbria and how he got to his final resting place Durham Cathedral.  If you are using this loans box in conjunction with a visit please let us know as we will tailor the box to your visit.


Use replica handling objects to cover the following areas:
· Magna Carta 
· Daily life
· Entertainment & leisure
· Scriptorium


A selection of more unusual and quirky replicas from the Cathedral’s collections to inspire enquiry and creative writing 


A sensory box full of things to initiate literacy development.  A box full of smells, handling objects and more!
£50.00 for 3 weeks includes full lesson plans, supplementary teaching materials and access to our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) for a half term.

For more information contact the Education Team at