Kent's best school trip destinations

One of the main gateways to the British Isles, the county of Kent has a long history of human occupation, so whether your class topic is looking back at prehistory or focused on modern themes, Kent offers a wealth of school trip desintations that will help support your classroom topics.

For outdoor and adventure learning in Kent, we can cater for everything from traditional residential activities like climbing and canoeing, to curriculum based subjects like nature and environmental studies.

Teachers of history really are spoilted for choice. Iron age, Roman and Medieval settlements can all be found in abundance in Kent, so hands on history is never far from your classroom. If nothing catches your eye on the page below, use the form to get in contact and we will help you find the perfect trip.

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Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle in Kent offers an exciting range of themed workshops, self-guided visits and fun-packed itineraries ensure your school group will learn that there is so much more to Leeds Castle than history.

Leeds Castle is proud to have been awarded the Sandford Award for Heritage Education. The head judge stated as follows: "This is a service which goes from strength to strength. The programme is varied and interesting with strong links to the National Curriculum and with clear aims and objectives. It is firmly grounded in the Castle’s long and varied history and the workshops are delivered by knowledgeable and well-trained staff. There is a strong sense of cohesion in the Education Department with an atmosphere of cooperation and support."...

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English, History, Religious Education, Medieval, SEN

Be transported back in time! Explore the sights, sounds and smells of 14th century England in this unique, immersive experience. Meet our costumed guides, walk alongside Chaucer’s pilgrims and revel in the recreated medieval scenes as five colourfu...

Canterbury Tales

English, Science, History, Prehistory, Saxons, Medieval, Tudors, Monarchs, Victorian, Performing Arts, Art, SEN

Leeds Castle in Kent offers an exciting range of themed workshops, self-guided visits and fun-packed itineraries ensure your school group will learn that there is so much more to Leeds Castle than history. ...

Leeds Castle

Citizenship, Geography, Human Geography, Environmental Geography, Science, Physics, Biology, Design Technology, Food, Art, Farm, Wildlife, SEN

Learn how to bake bread and grind wheat into flour, explore the stunning grounds and ponds for minibeasts and create beautiful artwork from nature. Enjoy a tour around our organic farm, meet our herd of dairy cows and discover where they live. ...

Day Trips at Bore Place

Citizenship, Maths, Science, Physics, Design Technology, Physical Education

Diggerland is an exciting day out for school children of all ages and abilities. It offers a day out that is educational and extremely unique. Focusing on STEM, a day at Diggerland can cover a multitude of interesting topics outside of the classroom....

Diggerland Kent

History, Geography, Romans

Lullingstone Roman Villa provides a hands-on insight into the lives of the Romans living there and brings the curriculum to life in a fun and engaging way. Lullingstone is amongst the most outstanding Roman villa survivals in Britain. ...

Lullingstone Roman Villa

Maths, Geography, Human Geography, History, Medieval, worldwar

Bring the curriculum to life at Dover Castle. Stand at the spot where Operation Dynamo was planned, and imagine what life was like for a medieval king or servant by stepping inside the Great Tower or exploring our Medieval Tunnels. ...

Dover Castle
Scout Adventures Downe
Scout Adventures Downe

History, Victorian, Languages, Wildlife, Bushcraft

Over 110 years of experience, and 4000 groups annually means you can trust Scout Adventures with your School residential. With both indoor accommodation and tented village options, our instructors can deliver an experience built around you. ...

Scout Adventures Downe

Citizenship, Physical Education, Bushcraft

Grosvenor Hall in Ashford is a complete indoor and outdoor education centre with some of the best activity facilities in Europe, just an hour outside of London. ...

Grosvenor Hall - Kingswood

Biology, Design Technology, Food, Physical Education, Farm, Wildlife, SEN

Stay overnight at Bore Place and enjoy the fantastic grounds and countryside. Learn how to bake bread, explore the grounds and ponds for minibeasts & create beautiful artwork from nature. Finish up with a nightwalk and hot chocolate around a campfire...

Residential Trips at Bore Place

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