London Fashion and Textiles

2 days/1 night

From only £99pp

Overview

2 days/1 night From only £99pp

Discover Fashion Capital London, students will learn about a variety of styles, fabrics and techniques whilst exploring this exciting city.   Understand the consumer demands of London and analyse the design considerations required to suit the ever-evolving market.

What's included in the trip?

  • Executive coach travel
  • 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

    Departure from school.  Transfer to accommodation. London Fashion and Textile Museum.  V&A museum.   Optional: West End Musical.

  • Day 2

    Camden Market. Departure to school.

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • Shoreditch is famous for its unique designs and exclusive fashion trends. Did you know? East London was once the centre of the textile capital of the world!
  • Since its first public flight in March 2000 the London Eye has been a dominant feature to London’s Southbank. This wheel can carry up to 800 passengers per turn and views as far as Windsor Castle can be seen on a clear day.
  • London boasts a wealth of free museums - such as: British Museum, Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A),Tate Modern and Museum of London , all particularly popular with our groups.
  • The Courtauld is a vibrant international centre for the study of the history of art and conservation and is also home to one of the finest small art museums in the world.
  • The museum covers product, industrial, graphic, fashion and architectural design. It was founded in 1989 and claims to be the first museum of modern design.
  • Some of London’s most classic icons can be seen on a Thames boat trip which meanders through the centre of the UK’s capital sailing past Canary Wharf, Westminster and more.
  • 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.
  • Madamme Tussauds London covers over two centries of figures from popular and celebrity culture under one roof. There are 14 different sections displaying over 300 wax figures including some of Madame Tussaud’s early work.
  • The Shard is among the latest addition to London’s skyline designed by Master Architect Renzo Piano. It has become the tallest building in Western Europe at a height of 1016ft.
  • Enjoy our vibrant exhibitions celebrating the very best in contemporary watercolour and original print. Opened by Her Majesty the Queen in 1980, Bankside Gallery is an educational charity, situated on the Thames Path just along from Tate Modern.