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The essential school & travel guide from pre-school to higher education

The essential school & travel guide from pre-school to higher education

Educational visits is a one stop shop for exciting and inspiring school visits. Our huge range of fantastic attractions and top quality accommodation means we have something for students of any age and at any academic stage. Whether you know exactly what you want or need a little inspiration, we make it easier than ever to plan an educational and unforgettable trip.

We can also create tailor made educational trips to your specification, so whether it’s key stage 2 maths or GCSE biology all you have to do is get in touch and we’ll plan, book and deliver an educational and engaging trip perfect for your students. Group rates and free teacher places are also available. Get out of the classroom today!

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What's On: July 2018

July 2018

From The Blog

Visit a Castle this Summer and bring out your inner Knight! (or Damsel!)

20th Jul 2018

Skipton CastleGuardian of the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales for over 900 years, this unique fortress is one of the most complete and well-preserved medieval castles in England. Standing on a 40-metre high crag, fully-roofed Skipton Castle was founded around 1090 by Robert de Romille, one of William the Conqueror's Barons, as a fortress in the dangerous northern reaches of the kingdom.One of the best preserved, most complete, medieval castles in England, full roofed and well worth a visit by any age at any time of year. Delightful picnic areas and rooms available for group use. Illustrated ...

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The tradition of baking Wilfra Cakes to be re-instated by Ripon Museums

13th Jul 2018

To celebrate the most wonderful day of the year (that’s Yorkshire Day, if there was any doubt), Ripon Museums are bringing back the Wilfra Cake, a traditional fruit tart made in Ripon as part of the festival of St Wilfra.Wilfra Cakes were made during Wilfra Week, a festival at the beginning of August to commemorate St Wilfra. St Wilfra, or Wilfrid, began building Ripon Cathedral in the 600s and is patron saint of the Cathedral. The festival of St Wilfra, which celebrated the return of the saint to his home town after a long absence abroad, began in 1108, when King Henry I gran...

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