WELCOME TO THE BRITISH GALLERIES TEACHERS' RESOURCE
The British Galleries display the best of British Art and Design from 1500-1900 in a rich historical context and in a powerfully visual way. The Galleries include discovery areas, study rooms and a range of interactive kiosks, helping to create and ideal environment for learning.
ABOUT THIS RESOURCE
This resource aims to help primary and secondary teachers prepare for a class visit to the British Galleries and includes:
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ABOUT THE BRITISH GALLERIES
The 15 galleries offer a chronological survey of British design from the Tudor monarchs to the end of Queen Victoria's reign. There are four major themes running throughout the galleries:
Many objects and interactive programmes can be accessed online
allowing you to gather background information and prepare carefully
before your visit. You can find them by