Political History School Trip to Dublin
Discover the complicated political history between the UK and Ireland in the Irish capital.
School Food Technology Trip to Dublin
Explore the delights of Irish cuisine and find out more about the brewing and distilling processes.
Frequently Asked Questions
To make the most of everything Dublin has to offer, we would recommend spending about 3-4 days in the Irish capital on your school trip.
You can visit Dublin on a school trip at any time of year!
Central Dublin is easily navigable on foot. For longer journeys, the city's excellent bus and tram network is the easiest and quickest option.
We would highly recommend a visit to Dublin Castle, which was the seat of the British government's power in Ireland from 1171 until 1922. Another excellent visit is Kilmainham Gaol, where many Irish revolutionaries were imprisoned and executed during the struggle for independence.
Yes, there are a few free things to do in Dublin, including exploring Phoenix Park and St. Stephen's Green. You may also be interested to learn that the National Museum of Ireland is free - there are three branches in Dublin itself, focusing on archaeology, natural history and decorative arts and history.
Yes, Dublin is an excellent choice for a cross-curricular school trip to Dublin and offers exciting educational opportunities for politics, food technology and music.
School trips designed by teachers for teachers
Originally founded by teachers in 1986, we understand the pressures on you as Group Leader and are here to make the process of running your school trip as easy as possible.
School trips tailored to your curriculum
We'll design your trip around your specific learning objectives and curriculum, to ensure your school trip is a truly educational experience.
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Support every step of the way
We'll be with you every step of the way, from your very first enquiry until the moment you return home, including 24-hour support while you’re on your school trip.
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Rewarding loyalty scheme
You'll earn loyalty points from your very first school trip with Halsbury. These can be used towards a discount on your school trip or a free gift for your school.