What was it like to live through global conflict? Using our discovery boxes explore what life was like for men, women and children during this period. Choose from:
Box 1: Air Raids and Evacuees
Using original and replica items, discover what life was like for children living in cities during the Second World War. Explore the impact of the Blitx and how to prepare for evacuation.
Box 2: Rationing and Recycling
Using original and replica items, explore the impacts of the Second World War on food and clothing. From rationing to ‘make-do-and-mend’, learn about what life was like on the home front and compare efforts to the recycling we do today.