Fighting Fit - Nutrition and Exercise on King Henry VIII's warship

Mary Rose Museum

Was the crew of the Mary Rose fit to fight?

Dispel some of those myths about Tudor life. Are we fitter and healthier than our Tudor ancestors? A series of activities looking at diet and fitness challenges pupils to decide. Handle replica artefacts to understand the impact of lifestyle on the officers and crew of the Mary Rose. 

Expected outcomes

Use knowledge of healthy living in a new context 

Revise skeletons, food groups and key modern health messages

To book this activity, please contact:
Clare Barnes
02392 871119

Mary Rose Museum
Main Road
PO1 3PY Portsmouth

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