What type of school trip are you organising?

Whether it's a educational visit to a museum, the theatre, theme parks or Residentials, we break down great ideas and news by the type of trip you might be looking for.

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Science Museum

New exhibition at London's Science Museum will explore driving technology

A new exhibition at London’s Science Museum will explore what the future holds for driving technology.

Nelson Mandela

Explore the life of Nelson Mandela in London’s new exhibition

The new exhibition in London Waterloo, now on until June 2019, will see students educated on Nelson Mandela’s journey from childhood to becoming South Africa’s first black president.

The Clink Prison is opening a new workshop this autumn

New educational exhibition to launch at London’s Clink Prison

The new exhibition at the Clink Prison Museum in Southwark will explore tales of religious theories and traitors.

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.

Extra funding will be available for foreign exchange trips

Extra funding will be available for foreign exchange trips

Schools in England will be able to apply for grants to visit partner schools around the world.

Great Wall of China

School travel to Africa and China on the rise

According to GTC Travel Group, a group flight specialist, school travel to Africa and China has risen in 2018.

Puy du Fou

Popular French theme park adds to its History themed offering

A new immersive production, upgraded park entrances and an investment of €28.5m are amongst the key initiatives for 2019, announced by Puy du Fou. 

A school on one of WST's trips to Rhineland, Germany

More specialist tours following Next Generation Travel expansion

Teachers will have access to more school trip options after a specialist educational travel company acquired three other travel operators.

Horrible Histories

Bringing theatre to life through school trips

We take a look at some theatre shows that every teacher should consider taking their school group to see.

Matilda The Musical credit Manuel Harlan

So here’s why schools need to see Matilda The Musical

From its important themes to its talented young cast, Matilda The Musical is a must for any teachers considering a theatre trip.

Students from Villiers High School

Spotlight on culture

Eve Richardson, English teacher and literacy coordinator at Villiers High School in Southall speaks about some memorable school trips and how they’ve overcome particular challenges. 

Horniman Museum

6 great ideas for a Music themed school trip

We select a handful of attractions that offer Music trips for schools, from visits to see musicals, to percussion sessions.