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A school art trip to Cornwall will help stimulate your students love of art, through in a stay in the beautiful St. Ives.
Artists have been drawn to St. Ives since the 19th century including world-famous figures such as Barbara Hepworth and Alfred Wallis. The harbour, beaches and fisherman’s cottages are so picturesque it’s no wonder that this scenic town has inspired so many.
St. Ives is full of artist studios, galleries and institutions such the Tate St. Ives and the Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Museum, making it the perfect location for your next school art trip in the UK.
Depart school and travel to St. Ives
Time for local familiarisation on foot.
Explore the local beaches and scenery - the perfect opportunity for a sketching session!
Check in to accommodation, followed by evening meal
Visit Tate St. Ives where a variety of tours and workshops for school groups can be booked
Visit the Barbara Hepworth Museum & Sculpture Garden
Evening meal at accommodation
Breakfast at accommodation.
Depart St. Ives and drive to the Eden Project
Enjoy a 2 hour art and design workshop at the Eden Project before heading home
Arrive back at school
- 2 nights' half-board accommodation
- 49-seater executive coach
- Access to the Vamoos app to download all tour-related travel documents
- Art & Design Workshop at the Eden Project
- Detailed information pack
- Free staff place ratio 1:8
- Itinerary planning service
- VAT at current rate to tour operators
- Visit to Tate St Ives & Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden
Barbara Hepworth Museum & Sculpture Garden
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Your students will be completely inspired by a stay in St Ives. Whether travelling for Art, Geography or a multi activity trip the Cohort Hostel is a perfect base for your school parities. Situated right in the heart of the town, just a few minutes walk away from the beach and within easy access of many visits and excursions. Offering 58 beds in total and shared facilities, a TV/Movie Room, table football, free WIFI and outdoor courtyard. Students will be well fed, as full catering can also be provided.
Creating your perfect trip
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Launching your trip
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After you've booked
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While you're away
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After your trip
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Don’t hesitate to contact me for any advice or further information on how your school trip can be tailored to your requirements.
The trip was a success. Thanks to all those who helped it to be so. The modern hotel in particular worked well for us and the staff were exceptionally helpful; all bookings for visits etc. proceeded very smoothly, as did the transfers.— Northampton High School, February 2019
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