Nottingham is known for links to the legend of Robin Hood and to the lace-making, bicycle (notably Raleigh bikes) and tobacco industries. Explore legends, the great outdoors in Sherwood Forest and find out the truth about Robin Hood and medieval England. Learn how Nottingham was the centre of the lace industry during the industrial revolution. Nottinghamshire has a rich and varied history, with many unexpected delights just waiting to be discovered. There is lots to explore from Ice Age art in the caves at Creswell Crags to a whole host of trails around the city. Take a School Trip to Nottingham – Enquire Today.
More to See
- Creswell Crags
- White Post Modern Farm
- National Holocaust-Centre
- Clumber Park
- Newark Castle
- National Civil War Centre
- Zip and Aerial Adventure Park
Other Trips in This Region
Visit the National Justice-Museum which is based in the old courthouse and gaol. There is no better way to explore the gruesome history of crime and punishment other than with one of their tours. In the evening take in a show at Nottingham Playhouse which has a Kid’s Theatre.
Sitting high on Castle Rock is Nottingham Castle, the impressive 17th Century ducal mansion which is now a museum. It houses beautiful works from around the world and you can enjoy a tour which takes you into the labyrinth of secret caves and tunnels underground.
Continue the underground theme with a tour of the 500 manmade sandstone caves below Broadmarsh Shopping Centre. They house and assortment of tanneries, bomb shelters and homes. You have a choice of a guided tour or an audio tour.
Spend the day at Wollaton Hall & Deer Park. Set within a 500-acre deer park, Wollaton Hall is a spectacular Elizabethan mansion set within a 500-acre deer park. You may recognise it as Wayne Manor from “The Dark Knight Rises” Batman film. It now houses the city’s Natural History Museum. The Hall contains restored Tudor kitchens and Natural History Galleries. Your school can take part in one of their History or Science based sessions.
Relieve the Stress
Here at School Trips UK our dedicated school trip team have over 20 years’ experience in the travel industry and we pride ourselves in delivering bespoke tips that make learning fun and engaging.
At the start of your enquiry we will research the best accommodation for your chosen destination as well as transport providers if required, and one agent will keep in touch with you throughout the process to ensure you are happy and kept in the loop right to the end of your visit.
All trips can be arranged around a particular subject or subjects and we can include workshops, talks, company visits and other relevant activities accordingly. Everything for your trip would be individually sourced, from local restaurants for your meals to evening activities such as ghost walks or ten pin bowling.
Before you depart on your trip you’ll be provided with detailed itineraries, all booking information, travle maps if required and 24 hour emergency contact details.
- Quality Accommodation
- Entry to attractions
- Evening meals
- Packed lunches
- FREE teacher places
- Information packs
- Personal guides available
- Risk assessments
- 24 hour support
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