French Revolution School History Trip to Paris

Paris, the largest city in Continental Europe and birthplace of the French Revolution. From the origins of discontent under the Ancien Regime, through to the turmoil of the Revolution and the centralising influence of Napoleon, this tour brings to life the pivotal role that the city has played in French history. This school history trip to Paris will allow your group to visit the sites (Place de la Concorde, Place de la Bastille) associated with the major events and characters of this period and will also demonstrate to them their importance and impact on modern-day France.

Study Themes include: The origins of the French Revolution, the transfer from monarchy to republic, the rise of Napoleon and the move to Empire and the Restoration.

By Coach:
Previous evening: Depart school
Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing
Morning: Arrive in Paris
(Driver's 9 hour rest break)

Day spent exploring Paris on foot or by Métro

Evening: Depart Paris
Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing
Early morning: Arrive back at school (next day)

By Eurostar:
06.00 Arrive London St Pancras (min 45min check-in)
06.55 Eurostar Departs
10.43 Arrive Paris Gare de Nord

Day spent exploring Paris by foot/public transport.  

19.13 Arrive Paris Gare de Nord (min 45min check-in)
20.13 Eurostar Departs
21.59 Arrive London St Pancras

(timings are example only and subject to availability)

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