Sheffield Flood 1864

Sheffield Flood 1864

Investigation Day | Kelham Island Museum 

Suitable for KS1/2, up to 90 children (3 classes)

Price: £264 per class (inc VAT)

Times: 10am - 2.30pm

Topics covered: Geography / Local History /  Victorians

A day investigating the science and history behind this great disaster. Children will find out about the technology behind dams to work out why the Dale Dyke Dam burst. They will also explore the social history of this event by recreating the stories of the families living along the river and finding out about the aftermath of the flood.

How to book

For more information or to make a booking please contact the learning team by email or call 0114 2010613.