Business Studies Experiences in London

London is a great destination for students, offering a wide range of highly enjoyable educational visits, excursions and activities, within easy reach of your school or college. We offer students the opportunity to experience its business environment and discover how business is done in London. Study Experiences is able to arrange the widest choice of educational visits, activities, excursions and workshops for student groups.

 

01 Sample Itineraries

Day 1

Morning

Depart for arrival in London around mid-day. Check into your accommodation

Afternoon

Financial Walking Tour with your Tour Manager

Evening

Restaurant evening meal

Day 2

Morning

Visit the Museum of Brands and the Bank of England Museum

Afternoon

Depart London for your return journey to school

02 Tour Highlights

London is home to many of the UK's most renowned businesses and museums; great sporting venues - Wembley Stadium, Twickenham, Wimbledon, Lord's - the renowned West End theatres and a vast array of world famous sights and attractions. You and your students will have the chance to visit a wide number of them and take part in specialist educational programmes, which will all provide new experiences that will stimulate and inspire them, such as:

Bank of England Museum

The museum offers a presentation with Q&A on the role and functions of the Bank of England at the centre of the UK's financial system, how it sets interest rates to control inflation, issues banknotes and works to maintain a stable financial system.

Wimbledon Tennis Museum

Wimbledon's Marketing Workshop, which includes a guided tour of the grounds and museum visit, has been designed to examine the general principles of marketing, using the museum and its unique relationship with The Championships as a case study.

Thames Barrier

The Thames Barrier is one of the world's largest moveable flood barriers. Spanning 520 metres across the River Thames, it protects 125 square kilometres of central London from flooding. Visit the information centre to learn about how the Barrier was designed, built and works.

Lord's MCC Guided Tour

The Tour not only enables you to experience this iconic sporting venue, but also to learn about the recent developments that have been made to ensure it maintains its status as 'the home of cricket'.

03 Accommodation

Premier Inn Harrow
This hotel is ideal for those looking to stay in a quieter part of London. It is located in North London but you can access the city centre by coach in approximately an hour. This hotel is recommended for groups with a smaller budget and is in a great location for those that are including the Harry Potter Studio tour as part of their trip.

YHA Thameside
This youth hostel is located in the Docklands and is ideal for younger student groups that are travelling by coach.

Royal National Hotel
This is the most central hotel that WST offer. It is located in the heart of the city and is within walking distance of the West End. It is a large hotel that offers comfortable and affordable accommodation in an excellent location.

Wembley International Hotel
This is a large hotel, located just outside the city centre, yet close to public transport. Rooms for students are all 3 - 4 bedded and the hotel has good meeting room facilities.

Columbia Hotel
This hotel is in an excellent location at Lancaster Gate. It's an old favourite for school groups although is only available for 2 night stays and longer.

04 Further Information

Educational Support Materials

To help plan your tour we provide you with Study Experiences' Educational Visits and Attractions Guide. Your dedicated Programme Manager will discuss your requirements with you, take responsibility for planning your itinerary and offer you a comprehensive visits booking service, including a wide range of dining, sightseeing and educational visit options.

Your Educational Visits & Attractions

To ensure that you make the most of your trip to London your Tours Specialist is able to arrange a wide choice of educational visits, activities and dining options. Full details of everything you might wish to see and do are available in our London ‘Educational Visits and Attractions Guide’.

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