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Political History School Trip to Belfast

Your politics school trip to Belfast will help your students to deepen their understanding of the Troubles, the Good Friday Agreement and what devolved government means in Northern Ireland!

Start your politics school trip to Belfast with a guided walking tour of the city centre led by our specialist guides. The tour will bring the history of the Troubles to life and will help your students understand how the Troubles began, who was involved and the effects on the city and its people. You’ll also have time to talk about how far the city has come since the Good Friday Agreement.

You’ll also be able to visit Stormont, where your students will tour the parliament buildings and could even enjoy a Q & A session with an MLA.

Sample itinerary

Day 1/2


Flight to Belfast and transfer to hotel


Meet guide for walking tour of the city covering the history of the troubles

EveningEvening Evening meal

Day 2/2

MorningMorning Stormont Building
AfternoonAfternoon The Titanic Experience
EveningEvening Flight back to England

What's included?

  • tick icon1 night's bed and breakfast accommodation
  • tick iconCoach transfers in resort
  • tick iconComprehensive travel and medical insurance
  • tick iconDetailed information pack
  • tick iconExperienced Itinerary Manager
  • tick iconGuided tour of Stormont
  • tick iconGuided walking tour of the city
  • tick iconReturn flights to Belfast


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Jurys Inn Belfast
Jurys Inn Belfast

The Jurys Inn Belfast hotel has 190 spacious and comfortable bedrooms, each of which are equipped with an en suite, complimentary toiletries, a TV with freeview and free Wi-Fi.

Facilities include an all day Costa Coffee bar located within the hotel, as well as an in-house contemporary restaurant which offers two and three course meals from 6pm.

Ideally located in the city centre, this hotel is minutes away from many of Belfast's most popular attractions. 


The Dean Academy, July 2019

Thank you for all your work and help - we had a very successful trip.

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