Guided Tours

Explore the children's archive with one of our guides, and let them show you the poems they love best.

A tour of the Children's Archive with Jean Sprackland

There are so many good poems in the Children's Archive, it's hard to know where to start! I'd like to share...

A tour of the Children's Archive with Rachel Smith

Visiting the Poetry Archive feels like browsing through your favourite bookshop and finding that all the books...

A tour of the Children's Archive with Mark Grist

Over the years I’ve become increasingly interested in the lyrical nature of poetry. I find that the more I’ve...

A tour of the Children's Archive with Roger Stevens

I really enjoyed listening to all the poems in the Archive. It's fantastic to hear poets reading their own...