London Art & Design

Prices from: £105 (2 Days, 1 Night)

London is a city renowned all over the world for its unique creativity, from its creative boroughs in Camden and Shoreditch to the polished neighbourhoods of Chelsea London is bursting with various creative influences and styles. London also offers an exciting range of famous galleries, museums and tours which represent some of the most influential and powerful movements in art history.

Students searching for some inspiration will not be disappointed, opportunities to indulge in some of the world’s largest collections and experience ground-breaking design exhibitions and innovative talent are a plenty. Largely known as the ‘culture capital of the world’ London is at the forefront of cutting-edge art and design, inspired by the wonderful melting pot of cultures, personalities, histories and social influences. Boasting popular visits such as the National Gallery, Tate Modern, Design Museum and Guildhall Gallery your students won’t run out of places to discover inspiration and you won’t be short of places to educate, excite and motivate our students’ creativity.

As the Capital of England, London is not only fantastic for educational visits, it has a n abundance of unique leisure experiences from the World-famous Buckingham palace, to the incredible London Eye and even an exhilarating West End performance, all in one bustling city. The capital is an excellent study destination for any group studying arts and creative media, both accessible and budget friendly London is amongst the most rewarding visits and a definite must for keen student groups!

Contact our friendly, expert team at Adaptable Travel to start planning your perfect bespoke school trip today!

Teachers rate our London trips

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Quality of transport
9.2
Quality of accommodation:
8.6
Educational value of tour
9.2
Value for money
9.0
Overall rating
9.1
Scores 9.1 out of 10 based on 77 reviews
10 out of 10

Helen

Peterborough GB
A fabulous trip - thanks
Confirmed traveller: 26 September 2019
Published on: 03 October 2019
10 out of 10

Colin

Bridgwater GB
Another fantastic trip organised by Adaptable. Thank you.
Confirmed traveller: 12 February 2019
Published on: 19 February 2019
10 out of 10

Justine

Ayr GB
Excellent trip which we would run again. Happy to stay in the same hotel as well.
Confirmed traveller: 05 November 2018
Published on: 12 November 2018
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Destination Pack
To assist you with planning the most relevant and appropriate itinerary for your students, a Leisure & Learning destination pack complete with a full excursion list including curriculum area recommendations will be sent with every quote.

Adaptable Travel can tailor make an itinerary based around yuor exact needs.  The below is based upon one of our most popular packages.

Day 1:

On arrival to London you will visit the popular National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery. Here your students will have the opportunity to study Fine Art to further their knowledge for contextual studies. You will then enjoy a group evening meal at Pizza Express before heading off to visit the London Eye. Later that evening you will be transferred to your hotel to check-in.

 

Day 2:

Today, after breakfast, you will visit Tate Modern where your students will be able to develop their understanding of international modern art from the 1900s to the present day. You will then be transferred via boat to Tate Britain, famous for housing the national collection of British art.

After enjoying lunch, you will take part in one of the popular Camden Street Art Tours. You will explore various pieces of graffiti and urban art along with brief descriptions of the artists behind the murals. We can also arrange a workshop session should your students wish to document their understanding through creating their own street art.

In the evening you will enjoy a group meal before heading to the West End to watch a fantastic performance. We can arrange for your group to see popular shows from the Lion King to the Woman in Black.

 

Day 3:

Today is your last day, after breakfast you will visit the SAATCHI Gallery. This contemporary art museum offers a chance for students to develop an awareness of the purposes, intentions and functions of art.

You then have the opportunity to grab lunch before heading home.

 

Contact Adaptable Travel and let us tailor make the perfect school trip for your group.

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