Picture Yourself

Cutty Sark closure

Visitor notice: Cutty Sark will be closed on Sunday 1 March for the Vitality Big Half Marathon. The Park Row car park will also be closed to the public all weekend. On 29 February and 1 March access to the National Maritime Museum and Queen's House will be via the Romey Road or William Walk gates. Our other museum sites will be open as usual. Plan your visit

Essential information

Key stage: 
Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, GCSE, Post-16
School subject: 
Art, Careers education, Design & technology, History
Location: 
National Maritime Museum
Session times: 
10:00–14:00pm
Session price: 
FREE

Picture Yourself is a one day careers challenge for KS3-KS5 students.

We challenge your students to step into different job roles at the National Maritime Museum and to work together as a team to create their own exhibition in just one day! Activities include:

  • Getting to know the workplace
  • Meeting the experts
  • Practical research, design and construction challenges
  • Presenting your exhibition to the public
  • Evaluating personal and team performance

This one day schools programme is suitable for:

  • Students exploring career options
  • Personal development or cultural enrichment days
  • Art & design classes
  • Humanities classes