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1 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 4 staff

Science school trips to London

Science school trips to London


Right on our doorstep, London is an excellent and affordable destination for studying science. From the world's oldest scientific zoo to some of the biggest specimen collections on the planet, London is bursting with exhibitions and research centres. Many excursions offer free entry, as well as tailored scientific talks, tours and educational programs. Our suggested itinerary below focusses on physics and biology, with interactive visits to the iconic Science Museum, Natural History Museum and Ripley’s Believe it or not.


Suggested Itinerary

GCSE Biology and Physics


  • day

    Themes: Physics - Energy, Earth & Space


    • Science Museum
    • London Eye
  • day

    Themes: Biology: Genetics and Organisms & their environment

    • Natural History Museum



Itinerary price from £146

Price details

Priced based on:

  • 2 day tour for 40 students and 4 staff

Price includes:

  • Coach travel to London
  • 1 nights full-board accommodation
  • Standard insurance
  • Entrance to excursions based on above itinerary

Case Studies

KEY TOPIC: Earth and Space

Case Studies

Earth and Space

  • Science Museum


Main Case Study Opportunities

Case Studies

  • Science Museum

KEY TOPIC: Genetics

Main Case Study Opportunities

genetics science museum

  • Science Museum

KEY TOPIC: Organisms and their environment

Main Case Study Opportunities

Case Studies

  • Natural History Museum
  • Ripleys Believe it or not!

Curriculum Links



London Accommodation - Royal National Hotel

Royal National Hotel

  • Fantastic central location
  • Great value accommodation in the heart of London

In terms of value and location the Royal National hotel is second to none in London.

Location: Located just off central Russell Square the hotel is opposite the British Museum and walking distance from the West End.

Facilities: As well as a sizeable restaurant the hotel also offers a cafe and bar area in the reception area as well as meeting rooms and a gift shop. The hotel is entirely wheelchair accessible.

Accommodation: Twin or triple rooms are normally offered for students with singles or twins for staff. All rooms are en-suite with televisions and tea & coffee making facilities.

Meals: Breakfast is served daily in the hotel’s restaurant and evening meals are also available.

London Accommodation - Generator Hostel

Generator Hostel

  • Great value central base for exploring London
  • Ideal for groups on a budget

This popular hostel offers quite simply the best value central accommodation for student groups in the capital.

Location: A short walk from Russell Square the hostel is a stone’s throw from the West End and all of the city’s major attractions.

Facilities: Showers and toilet facilities on every floor. The hostel offers a restaurant and bar on-site as well as pool tables, meeting room and Wi-Fi.

Accommodation: Basic dorm room with 6, 8 and 12 bedded options for students. Single and twins available for staff. All rooms equipped with wash basins

Meals: Daily breakfast is served in the restaurant along with evening meals if required.

Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.

Subject Specific Excursions

Natural History Museum

70 million items are on show at this huge museum in London. Botany, Entomology, Mineralogy, Palaeontology and zoology! The museum is best known for its comprehensive exhibition of dinosaurs.

The Science Museum

Walk through the exhibits studying all areas of science and technology before heading to the learning areas that are packed with interactive games and challenges.

The London Eye

Night or day The London Eye offers spectacular views of London from high above the River Thames. Famous landmarks to be seen include Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey.

Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!

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