- Berlin was the perfect location for a history and global perspectives school trip. Many historical sites, great museums and easy transport links.
Published on: 26 November 2018
Berlin is a city synonymous with a diverse and complex modern history, although beneath its turbulent past lies a city that radiates a unique creativity and flair found in very few places in Europe.
The fall of the Berlin wall and eradication of communism has been heralded as sparking the creative boom in Berlin, and this shows no signs of stopping any time soon! Berlin boasts an abundance of superb art visits from explorations of contemporary art and the history of art to excellent photographic collections. At the heart of Berlin’s creative scene and possibly the most iconic of art and expression in Berlin is the unique public canvas amongst the remains of the Berlin wall. The murals by local street artists provide a unique and inspirational view of street art that is sure to inspire your students. The many varied disciplines, art styles and artistic periods on offer in Berlin will offer inspiration and motivation to any student interested in exploring art and design, making it the perfect school trip location to cater for groups of any size.
In addition to the superb art and creativity to be found in Berlin there is also an array of intriguing and unique enrichment activities sure to offer some great memories for your group. Whether its gazing down on a city waiting to be discovered from atop the Berlin TV Tower or exploring the city’s history at the Reichstag Parliament building and Checkpoint Charlie these experiences are sure to stay with your students for years to come.
Berlin is the bright, bustling creative hub ranking 3rd behind London and Paris as a top European destination and drawing visitors by the tens of millions each year! Join the 13.5 million visitors who have fallen in love with what Berlin has to offer and discover art in a totally unique setting on your next school trip.
Berlin is a city of contrasts, making it great choice for cross-curriculum school trips.
Below is a suggested study trip itinerary for art groups. However, Adaptable Travel will be happy to tailor your study trip accordingly.
Your group will head towards the airport to board your outgoing flight to Berlin, upon arrival in Berlin you will then transfer to your chosen accommodation and check in.
Once you have checked in and settled into your home away from home you will have some free time to explore Berlin before an evening meal at the accommodation or a local restaurant.
Breakfast will be served in your accommodation before a jam-packed day of exploring. Your group will have their first visit at the Brohan Museum, before breaking for some lunch in the afternoon. After lunch you will travel by coach to Berlin TV Tower and take a ride to the very top of the tower for a fantastic view of the city and all that’s left to explore!
Your evening will be free for your own activities, or we can help you plan some great group activities in the area, simply let us know. You will then enjoy an evening meal as a group.
Breakfast will be served at the hotel as usual before a visit to the KW Institute for Contemporary Art. After a great morning exploring some fantastic pieces your group will have worked up an appetite for some lunch, cue just that! As well as a little time to relax.
After a small break your group will transfer to the Reichstag Parliament Building for a tour of the German Parliament Building Dome.
Next stop, a guided tour of Berlin! This includes a look at the infamous Berlin wall and how this has transformed into a public canvas of expression.
In the evening, prior to your group meal you may have some free time. If you wish to organise additional leisure activities, please let us know.
After breakfast it’s time to check out of the hotel. Depending on your travel times you may have some free time for a final explore and a chance to pick up a souvenir or two for those back home!
Your group will transfer to Berlin Airport to board your return flight to the UK and travel back to your school or drop off point.
Contact Adaptable Travel today to organse your next school trip.
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