Elizabeth I History Projects

2 days / 1 nights

From only £99pp

Overview

2 days / 1 nights From only £99pp

This fascinating tour focuses on the reign of Queen Elizabeth i.

Students will get the opportunity to expand their knowledge of Elizabeth’s life through a series of hands-on workshops and explore locations that played an integral part of her life such as the Tower of London and Hampton Court palace.

Curriculum focus

  • AQA GCSE A: Elizabethan England 1558-1603
  • AQA A level: The Triumph of Elizabeth: Britain, 1547-1603
  • OCR GCSE A History Project: Elizabethan England

What's included in the trip?

  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Depart school. Afternoon visit to Hampton Court palace, home of the Tudor monarchs. Attend the ‘Elizabeth i - power and politics’ workshop to enhance students’ understanding of the role of Elizabeth. Continue on to London. Check into your accommodation and evening meal.

  • Day 2

    Morning visit to the Tower of London for a curriculum based education session, led by expert presenters. Or Morning workshop at the National Archives focusing on ‘Elizabeth in her own words’ which involves an examination of the queen through her speeches and letters. return to school.

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • The Shard was designed by Master Architect Renzo Piano. It has become the tallest building in Western Europe at a height of 1016ft.
  • The Tower of London is draped in history, first established by William the Conqueror and dating back to 1066. It has been the home of the Crown Jewels since the 1100’s. The Tower of London is now a World Heritage Site and one of London’s major tourist must see attractions.