Kept secret for over 300 years, this fascinating site has literally acres of opportunity to make your day an event. Schools education programme KS1 and KS2 (March to December 2011). History Programme: Home Front; Victorian Life; Gunpowder, Treason and Plot; Victorian Christmas. Explorer Programme: Woodland and Wildlife; Freshwater; Art; Film and Exhibition; Team Building; Orienteering; Rockets.
OPENING TIMES: March to December 2011. 1000-1430.
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 4.5 hours.
EDUCATIONAL VISIT FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for teacher, qualified schools guide/specialised education officer on hand, classroom/study area, goody bags, wheelchair access, indoor eating area available.
Cost per class up to 20: £130
Cost per class up to 26: £169
Cost per class up to 32: £208
4 free adults per class including the teacher. £6.50 for additional adults.
TL 376008 51.68967 -0.01007
From the M25: Leave jct 26, follow signs for A121 to Waltham Abbey. At traffic lights, McDonalds on your left, our entrance is opposite in 'Beaulieu Drive'.
Nearest station: Waltham Cross
By Public Transport:
From Waltham Cross station it is 20 minutes' walk to Royal Gunpowder Mills.
: 2 miles from Waltham Cross station
- Baby changing facilities
- Coach parties accepted
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- French signs/guides
- German signs/guides
- Gift shop
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Regional Tourist Board Member
- Accepts groups
- Facilities for corporate hospitality