French Revolution History Projects

4 days/3 nights

From only £279pp

Overview

4 days/3 nights From only £279pp

An excellent tour for pupils studying the French Revolution, with an expert local guide who accompanies your tour for two full days.

You may also wish to add an ascent up the Eiffel Tower and boat cruise on the Seine to your program.

Curriculum focus

  • AQA AS: Unit 1 France In Revolution 1774-1815
  • Edexcel GCE: France 1786-1830
  • OCR GCE A: The origins and the course of the French Revolution 1774-1795
  • AQA AS/A2: Liberal Democracies – Power to the People

What's included in the trip?

  • Executive coach travel
  • Use of the coach during the tour
  • Return ferry crossing via Dover / Calais
  • Accommodation on a half board basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:8 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Travel to Paris

  • Day 2

    Full day with accompanying expert guide. Morning tour of the key sites of the Revolution including the Bastille. Afternoon visit to the Concièrgerie to see the cell in which Marie Antoinette was imprisoned together with displays of relics of the revolutionary period. Evening meal

  • Day 3

    Full day with accompanying expert guide for excursion to the Palace of Versailles. Evening visit to the Louvre

  • Day 4

    Morning visit to the Musée Carnavalet with its excellent displays relating to the Revolution including a model of the Bastille. Return to school

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • The Louvre Museum or simply the Louvre — is one of the world’s largest museums, the most visited art museum in the world and a historic monument. A central landmark of Paris.
  • This gorgeous Royal Chateau is an experience not to be missed. The architectural beauty of the estate led to it being named a World Heritage Site over 30 years ago and a trip to Paris without including a visit to this Palace is unthinkable!