School trips to WWI Battlefields

Our WWI battlefields tours programme covers the events of WWI in considerable historical detail, particularly in the Ypres Salient and Somme regions. 

Give your pupils an inimitable insight into the events of the First World War which will allow them to understand the sheer scale and sacrifice involved. 2016 also marks the centenary of The Battle of the Somme, so there is no more fitting time to visit the site of such a historic battlefield. Our tours follow the events of the 1st July 1916 in considerable detail. 

WWI Centenary tours

At NST, our range of special WWI centenary tour options allow you to choose your ideal experience that will encourage your pupils to connect with and understand the history and lasting impact of the war in a unique and memorable way. 

NST’s Educationalist Guides for history groups

Our expert guided study tours are hugely popular with history groups, with thousands of pupils taking a guided trip with us each year. All of our guides are professional academics, historians and writers, with incomparable knowledge of their subject area and an ability to communicate their learning in a way that will enlighten and stimulate your pupils.

Whilst on tour, your guide will be with you to provide both local knowledge and educational support – helping you to get the most from your time outside of the classroom. They’ll discuss your learning objectives and build an itinerary that matches your requirements, enabling your group to get the most out of every day.

NST’s Château d’Ebblinghem

NST’s exclusive school group accommodation on the Opal Coast in Northern France is ideally located for WWI Battflefied visits and will make your role as group leader that bit easier!

Get in touch with NST today for more information and advice on planning your ideal WWI battlefield school trip, or take a look at some of our most popular options below.

Learn more about our WWI Battlefields school trips

Ypres & The Somme History School Trips & Tours - WWI Battlefields

Our established Ypres & the Somme history tour programme covers the events of WWI in the Ypres Salient and Somme regions, enabling your pupils to learn from a wealth of important historical sites and excursions.

History School Trips - WWI Medicine & Surgery on the Western Front

For groups studying Medicine and Surgery on the Western Front, our established WWI Battlefields tours programme will give context to the events in the Ypres Salient and Somme regions and allow pupils to gain understanding of medical treatments, developments and historical context of medicine in the early 20th Century.

Northern France & Belgium WWI Literature English, Drama & Performing Arts School Trips & Tours

Bring the literature of the war to life for your pupils with an English school trip to the battlefields region and gain an unforgettable insight into the effects of the war on iconic writers.

WWI Battlefields Religious Studies School Trips & Tours

Our established WWI battlefields religious study tours give pupils a deeper emotional connection with wartime events, providing them with the opportunity to appreciate the scale of sacrifice.

Ypres & The Somme History School Day Trips - WWI Battlefields

Our WWI battlefield day trip is a great option for groups on a budget. Covering Ypres Salient and the Somme, our established WWI battlefields tour programme enables pupils to learn from a wealth of historical sites.