London, home to so many of the film and media world’s famous institutions makes a wonderful base for a school travel tour. Visit the famous BFI Southbank Centre, take a tour of BBC Broadcasting House and visit the Harry Potter studios at Warner Bros. Studios to see behind-the-scenes of this famous film series.
Our students stay at the Ibis Styles London Excel in the Docklands area, which has excellent transport links and is close to the O2, ExCeL, Canary Wharf, the Olympic Park and Westfield Stratford.
Travel to London. Evening flight on the Coca Cola London Eye.
Make your way by public transport to BFI, Southbank. Afternoon filmmaking workshop with Director Marc Price. Evening meal at the hotel.
Morning at Portobello Road Market and the eclectic Notting Hill area. Afternoon visit to the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising with worksheets for students to complete. Evening meal at the hotel. Movie night at Cineworld Cinemas in West India Quay.
Travel by luxury coach to Leavesden for self-guided tour of Warner Bros. Studios London – Harry Potter Studios. Evening meal at a local restaurant followed by a trip to the West End to see a show at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Morning’s shopping on Oxford Street followed by journey back to school.
Alexandra, Head of Physics, Alleyn’s School London
Patrick, History Teacher, Hampshire.