Planning a trip for a certain subject?

Here's the latest news and ideas for school trips linked to various subjects, from Art & Design to History and Science.

The Hay Festival

Hay Festival launches 2019 schools programme

The literary festival has revealed its line-up for schools, which will consist of storytelling, live performances and workshops.

Inspire a love for Literacy

Some of the best places to inspire a love for Literacy

From learning about a famous author to enjoying storytelling sessions, an English-themed educational visit can instil a love for Literacy.

Children building with LEGO

Merry-go-Round: Legoland Discovery Centre

Legoland Discovery Centre offer hands-on learning across the primary curriculum, while building and reinforcing skills including collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking and problem solving.


Tips for exploring Japan as part of a school trip

Japan offers a whole host of opportunities to explore subjects including History, Geography, Economy, Religious Studies, and Art outside of the classroom.

Students at Kew Gardens

Geography Ecosystems - Rainforest: Royal Botanic Gardens

Excite and inspire your pupils with a visit to Kew, the world-leading botanic garden. 

Student examining bugs at the Powell Cotton Museum

Museum Safari: Powell-Cotton Museum

The Powell-Cotton Museum combines amazing collections, a stunning house and extensive gardens. 


Latest issue


In the latest issue we talk to the Education Secretary about the new Activity Passport and school trips. Plus, history experiences, ski trips and lots more.

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Neuron Pod science learning centre

Giant ‘nerve cell’ science education centre lands in London’s East End


‘Neuron Pod’ - a striking 23-metre long and 10-metre high free-standing structure – has opened its doors as an informal science learning centre at Queen Mary University of London’s Whitechapel campus. 

Year of the Periodic Table

School trips to embrace the Year of the Periodic Table


UNESCO has officially launched its ‘Year of the Periodic Table’, so we’ve put together a list of six places where you can embrace Science learning outside the classroom.

National Space Centre Leicester

Schools can see Tim Peake’s spacesuit at National Space Centre


Tim Peake’s spacesuit will form part of the National Space Centre’s new exhibition, opening this summer.