School Trips to London – History

School Trips to London – History

4 days 3 nights

London is the undisputed capital of culture, with over 40 world class museums many of which are FREE!


London is the undisputed capital of culture, with over 40 world class museums many of which are FREE!  There is so much to see and do on school trips to London and we have schools coming back each year to discover something new. A great resource for any subject. This itinerary is for a history and English trip but London is a terrific city for most subjects.

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More to See

Why not arrange a trip to the Palace of Westminster?  Through your local MP you can arrange a guided tour of the House of Commons and book an educational programmes with the House of Commons Education Team.

Theatre and Drama, from steel band workshops to behind the scenes at a top West End theatre your pupils will be inspired to learn.

Visit the Royal Observatory at Greenwich followed by taking in a show at the Planetarium and then walk down through the wonderful parkland to visit the National Maritime Museum before catching a boat up the river to the London-Eye.

London Zoo is one of the world’s most prestigious Zoos and a wonderful place to visit to teach your pupils about conservation and protecting the world’s most vulnerable species.  Afterwards picnic in Regents Park, and then visit Madame Tussauds for an afternoon of amusement and fun.

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Day 1

Travel to London arriving in the afternoon to check in to your accommodation. Take in the city’s most spectacular views from the London-Eye. Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant before a guided Ghost Walk of the old city.

Day 2

Visit Hampton Court for an educational talk and tour then see if you can escape the maze. Afternoon visit to Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre for a tour and a visit to the Exhibition. Enjoy an early dinner nearby then back to the Globe for an evening performance.

Day 3

A relaxing start with a Thames River Cruise; disembark at St Pauls Cathedral for a tour then on to Covent Garden for an afternoon’s shopping. After dinner at your accommodation, enjoy a fabulous West End Show.

Day 4

Visit the Natural History Museum for an Educational workshop followed by a self-guided tour. After a short break for lunch, say farewell to the city and head for home.

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