George Müller cared for 10,000 orphaned children in Bristol during the Victorian era. He was a man of great faith, never making appeals for money, but simply praying to God for all that was needed. During his lifetime he received £1,500,000 in money and gifts in kind. At present day prices, this would be over £100m.
On this page you’ll find some fun activities to enjoy at school and at home. Keep checking back here for more!
For a summary of the George Müller story click here (PDF version).
For an interactive timeline of the life of George Müller then please click here.
Last year we celebrated VE Day 75. You can discover the fascinating goings on at the Müller Orphan Homes during World War 2 with our latest learning resource: VE Day Activity (PDF Version)
In our latest video, Liz gets busy showing you how to make a thaumatrope! It’s a simple, Victorian toy – the kind that George’s orphans would have loved!
Calling all budding time detectives! Hunt for clues in our photo and help us find out more about life for George Müller's orphans.
Have a go at one of our Quizzes. You’ll find all the answers on our Museum Extra page (below): KS1 Quiz | KS2 Quiz | KS3 Quiz
Every Picture Tells a Story - can you help give a name and a story to a real-life Bristol orphan? Try out this fun and creative activity!
Try our wordsearches: Orphan Life and George Müller
For a printable version of this time please click here.
For an interactive timeline of the life of George Muller then please click here.