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Design a Victorian Room

Choose from a selection of floors, lighting, wall coverings and furniture to furnish a Victorian drawing room. You can print out your room if you like.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

5-11 year olds
Walk through a Victorian House

A fabulous walk through interactive tour of a Victorian house from 1870 belonging to a wealthy family. Some of the characters from the household will guide you round and you will be able to see what life was like for rich people and their servants.

Teachers, Pupils, Parents

Not tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
Victorians

A comprehensive BBC site covering the following aspects of the Victorian Era: Queen Victoria and her Prime Ministers, Political Events, Industrial Revolution, Technology and Innovation, Daily Life and Welfare and Health.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

11-18 year olds
Children in Victorian Britain

A superb resource from the BBC which examines all aspects of life for children in the Victorian era and compares the experiences of rich and poor. Well worth exploring for a topic on Victorians.

Teachers, Pupils

Partly tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
History Trails - Victorian Britain

Follow the history trail which includes games to find out about life in Victorian times. This site from the BBC has information on the industrial revolution, social conditions, occupations and Victorian women.

Teachers, Pupils

Partly tablet-friendly

11-16 year olds
Victorians Audio Clips

Short audio dramas which support the History topic 'The Victorians'. They dramas feature key people and events from the era with an emphasis on the lives of children.

Teachers

Tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
The Victorian Period

Basic information about daily life in Victorian England and Wales. The site has outline details of Victorian personalities such as Queen Victoria, George Stephenson, Gladstone and Disraeli.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

11-14 year olds
Tudors and Victorians Dressing Up

See if you can dress the Tudors and Victorians in the correct clothes in these BBC games.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
The Victorian Web

A comprehensive collection of academic contributions relating to Victorian times, such as the political and social history of the times.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

14-18 year olds
1876 Victorian England Revisited

Journey back in time to see how a middle-class Victorian family lived. Look round the house and meet the family and servants.

Pupils

Tablet-friendly

11-14 year olds
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