Inspire your pupils with a school trip to Seamus Heaney HomePlace.

Seamus Heaney HomePlace offers a comprehensive education programme for primary, secondary and third level students. The carefully developed programme inspires the next generation to explore poetry and the ‘World Around Us’ in an engaging and enriching group setting.

Our education team is made up of an Education Officer and Creative Learning Officers who focus on fun, educational and practical activities in order to introduce young people to Seamus Heaney’s poetry.

Education activities include workshops for primary school pupils, a Key Stage 3 creative writing programme and a targeted lecture series based on the Seamus Heaney poems featured on the GCSE and A-Level specification. Seamus Heaney HomePlace also offers bespoke workshops for third level students.


Seamus Heaney Home

A great day! The programme was engaging, interactive and very well-paced. Thank you for having us!

Bangor Academy

An excellent experience- pitched perfectly which thoroughly engaged and enthused the pupils.

St Patrick’s PS, Mullanaskea

What a super informative and hands on ‘experience’! Pupils engaged fully- facilitators were fantastic. Thank you!

Loreto and St. Joseph’s, Coleraine

The team were very engaging and supportive to the children. They made learning fun and meaningful. The children gained a lot from this experience

Magherafelt PS

Book an Educational visit to
Seamus Heaney HomePlace

If you would like to arrange a visit to HomePlace for your pupils or if you have questions about visiting, please fill out the form below and a member of our team will be in touch.

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