With a range of topics linked to the primary and secondary curriculum, our educational loans boxes offer an exciting collection of costumes and artefacts for use in the classroom. By using imaginative role play and experiencing physical objects close up, education can come alive for students of all learning styles across a broad syllabus.

Please note that our educational loans boxes are based at either SEARCH in Gosport (for our full range of topics, download our brochure below; collections Saturday (by request) or Monday; returns Saturday (by request) or Friday), or at Milestones Museum in Basingstoke.

Milestones Museum in Basingstoke:

Milestones Loan Box Leaflet March 2022.pdf

To make a booking for Milestones Museum, please email milestones.schools@hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk

SEARCH in Gosport:

Loans boxes PDF (17Mb) 

To make a booking for SEARCH, please complete the online form below:

Loans Box Form


Duration Cost
1 week £30
2 weeks £60
3 weeks £80
4 weeks


5 or 6 weeks £100

VAT is not charged.

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