Prisons. They’re not something we tend to give much thought to. However this was not the case for Quaker reformer Elizabeth Fry who transformed the squalid conditions of prisons in the 1800s.

Virtual Visit Details

Your class will receive a video call from the ‘Angel of Prisons’ – Elizabeth Fry. This pioneer certainly made her mark and transformed the conditions of prisons, saving many lives in the process. Elizabeth will share:

- Her background and the importance of her Quaker religion
- The terrible conditions she saw when visiting prison
- Her ideas for prison change and her success
- Meeting Queen Victoria, what an honour!

15 mins followed by Q&A, all in role!

Prisons - Elizabeth Fry

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We pride ourselves on offering a reasonably priced service - even our most expensive visits cost < £3 per child (based on a class of 30). Each virtual visit is priced according to one class dialling in, with discounted rates for additional classes joining the same call. Up to 4 classes can join a call. Please indicate the number of classes that will be joining the call below.


Our speakers can dial in to Zoom or Microsoft Teams calls. Please indicate your preference below and we will be in touch with next steps.