delve into history

WW2 The Home Front

Discover what life was like as child during Wartime Britain. Investigate artefacts to discover how people on the home front protected themselves from the dangers of war, and how they coped with rationing

The workshop will focus on

  • How families coped with air raids and blackouts
  • How children ‘did their bit’ for the war effort
  • Evacuation of children
  • How women contributed to the war
  • Wartime songs

WW2 The Home Front is offered as a half day or full day experience