Are you a teacher looking for resources for your lessons? Here are quick links to a selection of our most popular learning resources that you can access online.

Art

Visit Art UK and view digital copies of paintings held by Brighton and Hove Museum and Art Galleries. Tip: You can search for paintings by other categories such as topic, style, or date.

Visit our web resource Fashioning Africa to explore the initiative behind this project and view some of the garments, textiles, and artwork from the collection.

Egypt

View our Discover Ancient Egypt (pdf) teaching pack for suggested activity ideas.

Read our Museum blog to find photographs of the fascinating journey the Thomas-Stanfords of Preston Manor took through Egypt at the start of the twentieth century.

LGBTIQ+

Find out about our exhibition Queer the Pier, celebrating the lives of the LGBTIQ+ community in our city, with a series of online films and extra stories, and over at Queer Looks Voices hear the stories behind the outfits from this exhibition.

Although our Museum of Transology display has now ended, you can find out how it came about and discover one of the many objects from the display.

Natural Sciences

Try looking on our web resource Ocean Blues to find out about local marine life and conservation projects; you can also find a wealth of information about the human impact on the natural world through our Climate Conversations.

Pre-history

Find out about Brighton and Hove’s earliest residents, from the Stone Age to the Anglo-Saxons, with our learning packs (pdf).

Find images from the archaeological collections on our Digital Media Bank and visit Sketchfab to get up close to 3D models of collection objects.

Royal Pavilion

View our Royal Pavilion Teaching resource (pdf) for an overview of the Pavilion’s history, and our Pavilion Contemporary resource (pdf) for an interesting ‘museumaker’ project to try.

Visit RPMT’s You Tube channel for videos of behind the scenes at the Pavilion including the recent restoration of the saloon.

Visit our web resource Visions of the Royal Pavilion Estate to see the Pavilion up close including 3D models of the Estate.

Victorians

Victorian local history photographs and objects can be found on our Digital Media Bank.

Wellbeing & entertainment

For something a little different, try your hand at online jigsaw puzzles, listen to a mindful tour of the Pavilion gardens, or even take part in a murder mystery!

Women’s history

View an online gallery of Anita Corbin’s portraits from the First 100 Women photo exhibition.

Local history photographs and objects on the Suffragettes can be found on our Digital Media Bank.

Hear the experiences of former land girls interviewed by Brighton & Hove pupils in this video clip from the Land Girls exhibition.

WWII

WWII local history photographs can be found on our Digital Media Bank. A popular resource is the map of bomb landings in Brighton & Hove.

Visit our WWII web resource for an online display to mark the 75th anniversary of VE day.