Projects and Activities

Home page of all the Past Alive project work


We bring the Past Alive in a unique experience of Living History in your classroom!


A set of artefacts and/or clothing that you can rent for your own use

Votes for Women

Women and the rise of militant suffrage

Spare The Rod Spoil The Child

Moulding young minds for the Empire

Florence Nightingale

The amazing story of one small woman in the hell of a Crimean military hospital

The 17th Century Woman

Love and long-suffering, the trials and tribulations of the tender gender

Shakespeare’s World

Understanding the works of Shakespeare

The Tudor Womans Wardrobe

The surprising and sometimes shocking fashions and accessories of the Tudor catwalk

Strategy and Tactics

The citizen armies of England – how were they trained and equipped?