The Box That Must Not be Named


Loans Box  24: The Box That Must Not Be Named

KS 2     

We draw your attention to the contents of the Box That Must Not be Named . Experience has shown that it can generate much enjoyment and participative fun.

Holy Trinity First School  ” Fantastic resource, excellent quality, really enhanced curriculum topic, Thank you!”

Subject: Literacy


4 Professor Witch’s Hats
2 copies of the Illustrated Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
6 hand puppets – Harry, Ron, Hermione, Draco, White Owl, Brown owl
1 mandrake in a pot
3 soft toys – Hermione’s cat, Ron’s rat, Harry’s owl
1 Philosopher’s Stone wrapped in brown paper
1 Bubotuber
1 slug plant
1 red toadstool in plant pot plus mushrooms
1 pink flower with purple leaves in plant pot
1 golden snitch
1 sorting hat
1 foam backed owl
1 black quill
8 letters addressed to Harry potter
5 mini potion bottles – 2 empty
7 seed packets
2 green rubber snakes
2 rubber lizards
1 black rubber hat
1 jar of frogs + 3 extra frogs
3 large spiders
1 jar spiders
3 rubber eyes
1 jar silver beads
14 flying keys
3 each of Harry Potter characters, laminated
1 unicorn
1 bottle bone mending fluid
1 bottle Cure for All Ills
1 vampire cat skeleton
1 poster of Hogwarts teaching staff
1 bottle unicorn blood
3 sets bunting, laminated pictures & cloth
1 bottle star dust
1 silver cup
1 lamp with candle
1 set drawings/ paintings from book – 11 keys, 3 spiders, 2 large toads
Class set Harry Potter glasses x 36 provided by Thompson’s Opticians, Alnwick
Ring binder of activities – please replace master copy in folder after photocopying
29 Black cloaks
15 Various Wands
View the full Loans Box range 


Loans Boxes for Educational purposes


Our Loans Box service is again free of charge to schools, childminders, home educators and youth organisations.

A small charge of £15 per box for up to two weeks is made for care homes and all other individuals and organisations wishing to use this service.

Free and paid-for loans boxes are booked online (if you have any questions, please telephone on 01665 605847

How to Book


Free and paid for loans boxes are booked online (if you have any questions, please telephone the museum office on 01665 605847)·

  • Please contact the office by telephone during working hours or by email to  to check the dates you want to loan this box are available.
  • When you have agreed a satisfactory period, then select whether you are a sponsored or not and click on Add to Basket to process your booking, stating the period you want to borrow the box for in the Order Notes on the Checkout page.

Please note: All bookings run from Saturday to Saturday and users must collect and deliver the loans boxes back to Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery (Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am – 4pm, Sundays 11am-4pm)). Loans Boxes and any additional items not contained in the loans box must be returned by at least the stated return date. You may return them early but note we are not open on Mondays.  See our Terms and Conditions (and please ensure you read paragraph 12 which details terms and conditions for Loans Boxes).

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