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School Politics trips

If you want to bring politics to life for your students, a school trip abroad is the perfect way to do just that!

A politics school trip will really allow your students to apply context to what they learn in the classroom, by experiencing and learning about the background history and culture of the country whose politics they are studying.

In Berlin your students will have the opportunity to learn more about the long and complex political history of Germany, with a particular focus on National Socialism and Communism.

In Belfast you can take a walking tour covering the history of the Troubles. And at Stormont they can learn more about the Good Friday Agreement and what devolved government means in practice for Northern Ireland. They can take part in a Q&A session with an MLA or even take part in a mock election activity. Or head to Dublin to delve even further into the history of Anglo-Irish relations.

Head to the US to study the history of the Civil Rights Movement in Atlanta and Alabama. Or visit Washington D.C, the seat of power in America and the setting for some of the most famous events in American political history.

Political History & Civil Rights School Trip to Atlanta

Political History & Civil Rights School Trip to Atlanta

Are your students studying civil rights? Then you cannot miss the opportunity to take them on a school trip to Atlanta!

7 days, 5 nights

From £1,499 per person

  • A-Level
Air trip
Multi-day trip
Worldwide
Political History & Civil Rights School Trip to New York

Political History & Civil Rights School Trip to New York

Explore the diversity of New York and how various communities have affected the city's politics on your school trip to New York!

5 days, 3 nights

From £779 per person

  • A-Level
Air trip
Multi-day trip
Worldwide
Political History & Civil Rights School Trip to Washington DC

Political History & Civil Rights School Trip to Washington DC

Teaching American politics? You cannot miss this opportunity to take your students to the political heart of the USA - Washington D.C.!

5 days, 3 nights

From £799 per person

  • A-Level
Air trip
Multi-day trip
Worldwide
Political History School Trip to Belfast

Political History School Trip to Belfast

If your students are studying British and Irish political history, a school trip to Belfast is an unmissable opportunity!

2 days, 1 night

From £149 per person

  • A-Level
Air trip
Europe
Multi-day trip
Political History School Trip to Berlin

Political History School Trip to Berlin

Your school trip to Berlin offers students the opportunity to discover the politics behind WW1, WW2, the Cold War and the EU!

3 days, 2 nights

From £240 per person

  • A-Level
Air trip
Europe
Multi-day trip
Political History School Trip to Dublin

Political History School Trip to Dublin

A school trip to Dublin will help students to understand the history of the political relationship between the UK and Ireland!

3 days, 2 nights

From £259 per person

  • A-Level
  • Key Stage 3
Air trip
Europe
Multi-day trip

Wherever you choose to visit, we’ll tailor make your politics school trip to suit your specific requirements and learning objectives.

We’ll help you choose from a variety of curriculum-based activities that will deepen your students’ understanding and help to consolidate and build on what they’ve already learnt in the classroom.

Founded by former teachers in 1986, we completely understand that you need to feel fully supported when taking a group of students abroad on a school trip.

That’s why we’ll be with you every step of the way, from your very first enquiry to the moment you return home. And while you’re abroad you’ll be able to reach us by phone at any time, should you require assistance.

Why choose Halsbury?

Here are just a few reasons why teachers choose Halsbury for educational school trips that inspire.

  • School trips designed by teachers for teachers

    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.

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  • 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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  • Health & safety prioritised

    As a proud Assured Member of the School Travel Forum, the health and safety of your group is always our priority.

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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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  • Financially secure school trips

    We're ABTA bonded and all our air tours are ATOL protected, so you can be sure that your school trip is financially secure.

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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.

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The Halsbury Difference

School trips by teachers for teachers

School trips designed by teachers for teachers

Founded by teachers in 1986 and with several former teachers in our team, we understand the pressures on you as Group Leader and work hard to relieve them.

Tailor-made school trips

Trips tailored to your curriculum and learning objectives

We’ll design your trip around your specific learning objectives and curriculum, to ensure it meets your particular requirements.

Loyalty scheme

Rewarding loyalty scheme

Earn loyalty points from your very first trip which can be used towards a trip discount or free gift for your school.