Qualifying begins: 26 June
The Draw: 30 June
Pre-event Press Conferences: 1 & 2 July
Order of Play: 2 July
Championships begin: 3 July
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Learning Tour - Primary, Secondary, Further & Higher
From the height of the grass to the weight of the tennis balls, let our Learning team guide you through the many stories, bizarre though they may seem, that make a visit to Wimbledon such an unforgettable experience. The tour reveals the story behind the first Championships, explores No.1 Court, the Picnic Terraces (the famous hill), the Millennium Building including the press areas and the iconic Centre Court.*
*Please be aware tour route is subject to change without notice due to building work
Up to 90 minutes
Science Tour: Keeping Healthy - Primary
Using the Learning tour as a starting point, pupils can uncover the science behind the sport.
How do top players prepare before a match? What is a tennis player’s favourite pre-match meal? Why do tennis players have to warm up? Explore how the answers to these and other questions on the tour allow you to begin to follow in the footsteps of today’s elite tennis stars.
Up to 90 minutes
Story Hunt: KS1 interactive tour
The story of tennis at Wimbledon is one of perfection, from the height of the grass to the length of the matches, everything is just as it should be; but what if it were different?
This fun and interactive tour encourages teamwork and puzzle solving as students slowly uncover the reason behind the mysterious message left by Spencer Gore, the first Wimbledon champion.
‘An appropriate worksheet was provided, the Museum is so “hands on” and the tour of the Grounds is just beautiful...it was perfect. An inspiration to young people and adults alike’