The Tudors History Projects

2 days /1 nights

From only £110pp

Overview

2 days /1 nights From only £110pp

The Tudor period, dating from later 1400s to early 1600s is one of the most fascinating chapters in British history. This tour is designed to reinforce topics taught in class, including the reformation and religious settlement and life in restoration London.

Curriculum focus

  • OCR AS/A Level History A: England 1485- 1558: The early Tudors
  • OCR AS/A Level History A: England 1485- 1558: The later Tudors
  • AQA History A (unit 2C): Elizabethan England 1558-1603
  • AQA History AS/A2 reformation Europe, 1531-1564

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 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 for London. Afternoon visit to the Tower of London to attend a workshop (either on Henry Viii or Elizabeth i). The session supports the key concepts of change and continuity, cause and consequence. Check into your accommodation and evening meal.

  • Day 2

    Morning visit to Hampton Court palace* to attend the ‘Mid Tudor Crisis’ workshop, which investigates significant incidents during the Tudor times. (AS/A Level). return to school.

    *Key Stage 3 workshops also available.

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.