Save 10% on first payment of any subscription: 1,3,6,12 months. Use code SAVE10 at checkout.

Save 10% on first payment of any subscription: 1,3,6,12 months. Use code SAVE10 at checkout.

Award-Winning History Adventures

Spark imagination with a time-travelling adventure through history!

Delivering fun, educational activities to your door.

History Subscription Box for Kids 


Discover the Adventure of History!

Does your child love adventure, crave knowledge and have a curious mind? Then embark on an epic adventure through time with our exciting history subscription box for kids aged 6-11!

Learn, engage, thrive

Every award-winning box is designed to ignite a passion for learning while enhancing literacy skills. Our immersive, time-travelling storybooks written exclusively for Mysteries in Time are perfectly combined with engaging, fact-filled activity magazines, so your child will experience history like never before!

Spark your child’s imagination

Each month, your young explorer will dive into an exciting new era or , discovering incredible stories and fascinating facts about history, geography and culture. Take them on a thrilling journey through the past!

More than just a subscription box

This is an immersive, educational adventure that will inspire your child to become a lifelong learner. Watch as their eyes light up with excitement as they uncover the secrets of the past and develop a deep appreciation for the world around them.


Cross-curricular approach will build key skills in history, geography, literacy and more.


Loved by kids and adults alike, we provide award-winning materials to encourage critical thinking.


Activities, crafts, jokes, recipes, puzzles – all cleverly designed to spark a love of learning.


Perfectly presented to encourage even the most reluctant reader to engage with history.

How it Works

Select Plan

1, 3, 6 or 12 months.

Non-renewing plans available.

Starting from / month.


We will personalise your time machine with the child's name.

Choose Package

Optional upgrade to box with hands-on activity & gift. 

Choose multiple upgrades for extra siblings.

Free Shipping

Free shipping.  Happy customers in over 40 countries.

Cancel Any time

No commitment.  Cancel your subscription from your account at any time.


We accept £, US$, CA$, AU$, €

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?

Starting from £8.95 / US$18.95 / CA$24.95 / AU$26.95 / €12.95 per month on a 12-month pre-pay plan.

I don't want to subscribe. Can I buy a non-renewing gift order?

Yes! On the check-out page, choose 'this is a gift'. You can then set how many shipments you want. The plan won't renew after your chosen number of shipments have been sent.

Where do you ship?

We ship worldwide. You can pay in UK £ | US $ | CA $ | AU $ | Euro.  Choose the relevant currency after you start the checkout process.

When will I receive my first box?

New orders are shipped within 5 working days of placing your order.

Can I cancel at any time?

Yes! Simply log in to your account and cancel your subscription. This will cancel any future renewals; any adventures already paid for will still stand.

Can I buy extra items for a sibling?

Yes! If you choose to upgrade during the check-out process to include the gift and hands-on activity, you can choose how many children to upgrade for. Choose two upgrades for two children. There will still be just one book, bookmark, magazine, sticker sheet and map.

Are the adventures sent in a set order?

Yes! We send our adventures in a fun order, moving between ancient, middle and modern history. If you prefer to explore the adventures in your own order, we can send multiple adventures at once. Please place your order for 3-month / 6-month / 12-month plan, then choose the option to have them all shipped at once during the check-out process.

Can I choose which topics I will receive?

No. We send the packs in a set order. If you order a 3-month plan, you will receive the first three in the series. If you wish to explore all 12 packs in your own order, simply choose the 12-month plan then choose 'Receive all adventures at the same time' during the checkout process.

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What’s inside each package?

Adventure Story

Stories immerse readers in the historical setting. Encourage creativity, imagination and a love of reading!

Easy-to-follow history magazine & activities

Bursting with fascinating facts and fun activities that enhance reading skills, vocabulary and historical understanding.

World Map & Timeline

Explore the interconnection between geography and history with our world map and interactive timeline.


Build chronological understanding by adding your timeline sticker to the timeline as a visual representation of historical events.


The bookmark with timeline helps improve comprehension and retention of historical events.

Optional UPGRADE

Upgrade to receive a history-related gift and a hands-on activity.


We are always so excited to receive the Mysteries in Time package! The package itself is fun and on theme, it’s addressed to my daughter (who doesn’t love getting personalized mail?!), and the magazine, book, stickers, and bookmark all tie in together so well. The thought and care that goes into creating true and kid-appropriate history content is phenomenal!

Shannon Webb

My Son (aged 9) received this as a Christmas present and he absolutely loves it. He can’t wait for the next one to arrive. The quality of the items are great and the magazine is full of interesting information with lots of fun activities to do along the way. Would definitely recommend to anyone interested in History.

Lisa Fricke

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