Meet Mr Lancaster

Joseph Lancaster rose from humble origins to start an Educational Revolution which brought schooling within reach of millions of poor children across the globe.

In 1808 he visited Hitchin and inspired the founding of a remarkable school.

Come and meet Mr Lancaster in the world's only remaining Lancasterian Schoolroom.

Discover theĀ remarkableĀ life and legacy of the 'Poor Child's Friend.'

Saturday 20th May - 10am to 1pm.

Included in normal admission price.