Welcome to the Thames Learning Group, this site is designed to help teachers, individuals and families find school visits, events and resources from source to estuary.
Join us for an exciting day of hands-on activities. Enjoy the opportunity to learn about the river environment on board our restored Dutch barge. Explore the foreshore and discover how a lock works....Learn more
South Essex Marshes is a series of wetlands nestled alongside the Thames Estuary. This ancient landscape has been integral to nature and wildlife for centuries, and is now open for you to explore and enjoy. Thriving next...Learn more
Our education centre is located on the sewage works in Slough. It links into the Jubilee River, an artificial channel which flows into the River Thames. Our education centre offers school groups an opportunity to learn...Learn more
From Neolithic forest to a Ministry of Defence rifle range used in both World Wars, Rainham Marshes has a fascinating history. The marshes are also one of the few remaining ancient grassland and grazing marshes in the...Learn more
Explore HMS Belfasts nine decks to discover the stories of life on board this warship during the Second World War and beyond. Imagine sleeping in one of the tightly packed hammocks during duties in Arctic waters, or being...Learn more
Wat Tyler Centre is situated in the 125 acre Wat Tyler Country Park. As a country park it offers a wealth of activities including walks, a 1 km long miniature railway, adventure playground, a range of habitats, residential...Learn more
SEA LIFE London is Londons largest and most iconic aquarium. With over 500 species from across the globe, guests are taken on a journey through the underwater world, from trickling mountain streams and tropical coral reefs...Learn more