Teach Pupils to Love Learning on our School Trips to London
The nation’s capital is an exciting location for educational visits of all kinds. Our specially crafted school trips to London cover a range of topics in a fun, diverse and engaging way.
We can create an itinerary around any topic that you’re covering with your students, from The Great Fire of 1666 to Victorian Britain. With The School Travel Company, you will receive free educational resources, expertise, and valuable advice, as well as entry to the city’s top attractions all for an unbeatable price.
This exciting tour allows pupils to see a wealth of the capital’s most famous and informative places, such as the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum, and St Paul’s Cathedral.
Our most popular tour to London includes a scenic river cruise along the Thames, and a voyage of discovery on The Coca-Cola London Eye. Take advantage of this Special Offer! Receive 1:8 free teachers, £100 discount per booking and a free inspection trip if you enquire before 31st December. Book now for only £20pp deposit
This trip is perfect for letting students fully immerse themselves in the capital’s unique environment, as there’s more time for sightseeing. You could even experience the glamour of the West End on a theatre visit!
For a sleepover with a twist, take your 7-11-year-old students to the B.U.G.S. house at ZSL London Zoo. Explore the zoo by torchlight, wake up to the sounds of the animals, play games, listen to stories, and participate in talks.
School trips to London are perfect for pupils studying the life and works of Charles Dickens. Enjoy a guided city walk with a Dickens expert, and visit 48 Doughty Street, the author’s home.
This visit is full of fun workshops, which are designed to teach students the techniques that are used by actors on the stage. The workshops are followed by an unforgettable West End Show.
On this top tour, pupils will get the opportunity to participate in a fashion illustration workshop and see the impressive 24,000-piece dress and fashion collection at the Museum of London.
Children can ‘Kip In A Ship’ during this innovative experience. They’ll spend the night on board a historic warship and experience life below deck, immersing themselves in the ship’s history by sleeping in real sailors’ bunks.
This is a fascinating visit for students who are interested in law and history. It centres on a selection of legal institutions around the city, such as The Old Bailey and the Middle Temple.
Discover the magic behind the spellbinding special effects and secrets of the Harry Potter film series. Tread the original stone floor of the iconic Hogwarts Great Hall and wander down Diagon Alley.
This is what school trips to London are all about – seeing the fantastic sights and historic buildings that it has to offer, including Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, and many more.
This tour gives people of all ages (including teachers!) a fun and educational day out. Iconic props, costumes, and behind-the-scenes secrets can be seen throughout your experience.
“The School Travel Company took all the pressure out of the organisation and the whole visit, though busy was exciting and ran like clockwork. “
OUR CAPITAL CITY HAS SO MUCH TO OFFER
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Refurbished in 2017, this is a purpose-built, 320-bed hostel located on the Thames riverside. The venue is very high-security (it has CCTV, 24-hour staff, electronic gates, and is fully fenced), and the staff are very experienced with school groups. We are confident that all of our school trips to London will appreciate its excellent location and facilities.
Accommodation consists of en-suite rooms, all of which have bunk beds and security lockers. Our groups will not be expected to share rooms with the general public. You’ll be able to access the internet from desktop computers, and free Wi-Fi is available at the ground floor reception, bar, and in all other public social areas.
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