We can offer your school or college a diverse range of bespoke and ready-made cross-arts projects, drawing inspiration from the Barbican and Guildhall School’s exciting and vibrant programme

Whether you are looking for a one-off workshop or a sustained project, we can offer you a wide range of cross-curricular learning experiences for your students.

Barbican Box Primary
A new pilot Barbican Box designed specifically for primary schools. In 2016 the project explored themes connected to the Great Fire of London.

Barbican Box Secondary
A creative education programme designed for secondary schools and FE colleges, Barbican Box aims to ignite, support and facilitate music, theatre and visual art making in schools through a process of devising and creating work from scratch.

Barbican Backstage Pass
A chance for secondary school students to go behind the scenes with the Royal Shakespeare Company.

City of London School Visits Fund
Get up to £300 of funding towards a trip to the Barbican with your class.

Barbican Junior Poets
A poetry programme that develops the performance and writing skills of budding poets.

Young City Poets
A creative literacy project run in partnership with the Barbican, Museum of London, Tower Bridge and the London Metropolitan Archives.

School Exhibition Tours
We conduct free tours of our art exhibitions for school and college groups.

The Big Barbican Workshop
A new cross-arts workshop day for primary school, secondary school and college groups looking to experience all the art forms on offer at the Barbican.

Drum Works
Barbican Artistic Associate Drum Works facilitates regular drumming workshops in schools across east London.

Film Screenings
We host special film screenings for schools throughout the school year.