Places to Visit in the South 2019

Written by: Elmtree Press

Last week, we introduced you to some inspiring places to explore this year in the North but now it’s the South’s turn! These places may be spread out across the South Coast, Wales, London and the Midlands but no matter where you are there is plenty of places to take children to give them the experience of learning outside of the classroom.

Find inspiration with some of these attractions, farms and museums that all provide curriculum focused education that is engaging and fun for a variety of ages.

Aerospace Bristol

Fully equipped learning spaces to uncover the history of aerospace travel with exhibits featuring aeroplanes, helicopters, satellites and more.

Castell Henllys Iron Age Village

Reconstructed on the site where our Celtic ancestors lived over 2,000 years ago, discover your past through interactive learning and play.

Emirates Spinnaker Tower

Create memories outside of the classroom and in the clouds, bring your classroom activities to life whatever the weather.

Frogmore Paper Mill

Be fascinated by the story of paper whilst learn about science, history and engineering; of Victorian Industrialists and mass employment, all of which ties to the school curriculum.

Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm

Spend all day at the award-winning attraction perfect for learning all about nature through a variety of National Curriculum informed workshops.

Manor House Activity & Development Centre

Explore your limits with activities such as paddle-boarding, kayaking and sea cliff climbing with full-board accommodation and the opportunity for sole-occupancy.

National Army Museum

Challenge the way you think about the army through real stories of real people and through exploring the history and ideas surrounding the British Army.

The Silverstone Experience

Opening this Spring, go on an exciting journey through the story of British motor sport highlighting the use of engineering and technology in the world of motor sport.


Over the next few weeks look out for our amazing round-ups of half-term activities happening in your area.