KS3 School History Lesson Resources | About Us | History Bombs


Founded in 2014, History Bombs has established a reputation as one of the UK’s most innovative education companies.

We create accessible, well-informed and highly engaging history content to captivate and inspire audiences of all ages.

We firmly believe in the educational and emotional value of learning through joyful experience. This core philosophy underpins all of our work.

A picture of the BAFTA award-winning online history learning website History Bomb's team holding the BAFTA award
Ellie Rogers, Dylan Townley, Chris Hobbs & Claire O’Brien
Winning ‘Best Primary & Secondary Learning’ – 2017 BAFTA Children’s Awards

Award-winning website

Our BAFTA award-winning website includes fascinating online resource for schools and families, with the majority of our members in the UK, USA and Australia.

Captivate your students with syllabus-aligned history videos, flashcards, quizzes and teaching materials.

We offer affordable memberships for teachers, homeschoolers and students aged 11 – 16.


Our YouTube channel has over 150,000 subscribers and 22 million views, with a highly engaged international audience.

Our iconic ‘One Take’ videos have proved very popular, and have inspired children around the world to create their own performances based upon our videos.

We also partner with heritage organisations in the UK and internationally to create engaging content to share with our audience and promote heritage locations.

Cold War cast and crew team on set for one take video shot by History Bombs
Cast & crew on set for “Cold War (in One Take)”


We produce highly engaging history videos for clients including BBC Learning, English Heritage and Historic Royal Palaces.

We offer a complete end-to-end solution, from research and scripting through to post-production and social media optimisation.

If you would like to talk to us about producing history videos for your organisation, please get in touch.

Tracey Tooley taking a selfie in front of Henry VIII wall portrait
“Tracey Tooley Investigates Henry VIII” (8 x 5 mins)
Produced for Historic Royal Palaces (2019)

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in History Bombs. We’re working hard behind-the-scenes on an array of new content, workshops and live performances, which we look forward to sharing with you soon.

We are also placing renewed focus on illuminating diverse historical perspectives and under-represented demographics. This will be a key focus for us going forward.

If you have any questions or comments, or if you would like to discuss a new project with us, we would be delighted to hear from you.

History Bombs presenter Chris Hobbs
Chris Hobbs, Founder