Harewood House

picture of Harewood House and terrace from the south
Address:
Harewood, Leeds LS17 9LG

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Description:

A mid to late 18th century house designed by John Carr with interior decoration by Robert Adam.



Contact Details:
Zoe White, Learning Coordinator, learn@harewood.org Tel: 0113 218 1043


Learning Programmes:
Harewood is a place of activity and lifelong learning, created by generations of architects, artists, designers, collectors, gardeners, and the people who have lived and worked here. It is a place for inspiration. As an Educational Charitable Trust, it aims to promote the understanding and enjoyment of Harewood as a place of historic and contemporary interest.
 
The learning offer at Harewood is special and unique because of its ability to offer such a wide range of educational activities for schools, with over 40 sessions for teachers to choose from based in the House, Bird Garden and Grounds. Within the Grounds there is a purpose built Education Suite with computers, whiteboard and digital projection facilities, allowing for a full creative activity programme and includes role play, activities, guided tours and self-led learning visits. Harewood has been recognised for educational excellence and has been awarded a Sandford Award from the Heritage Education Trust for its Learning Programme.


Specialisms:

Fine and Decorative Art

History

Natural science



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Object Dialogue Box at Harewood House

Object Dialogue Box at Harewood House

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China at Harewood

China at Harewood

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