Shared Story – Now taking bookings for September!


Manchester Jewish Museum and Manchester Cathedral can offer your pupils a unique day of exploration and discovery in two of Manchester’s most beautiful religious buildings.

By the end of the session pupils will be able to answer the following questions:

  • What happens in a synagogue and a church?
  • How do Jewish people and Christian people pray?
  • What stories are in the Torah and the Bible?

By the end of the session pupils will have developed the following skills:

  • Explain and communicate concepts, rituals and practices.
  • See the world through the eyes of others and appreciate issues from their point of view.
  • Apply what has been learnt from a religion to a new situation.
  • Interpret and draw meaning from stories.

This session can be delivered to groups from KS1-KS4 and to post 16 students.

This is a full day session.
10.00 €”11.30 Manchester Cathedral Session
11.45€” 12.15 Use of Cathedral Lunch Area
12.30 €”2.30 Manchester Jewish Museum Session

£7 (including VAT) per pupil
Free for accompanying adults
A non-returnable £10 admin fee is required.

Size of Group
Key Stage 1/2 – Maximum of 40 pupils in group

Key Stage 3 – Maximum of 40 pupils in group

Key Stage 4 – Maximum of 60 pupils in group

Bookings are subject to availability. To avoid disappointment, we suggest booking 4 weeks in advance where possible.

Please note this session is available Mon-Wednesday only.

Book a Session
To find out about availability or to book this session please contact Andrea Donner (Learning Officer) on 0161 830 1433 or e-mail