Media 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 media environment and discover its media practices. Study Experiences is able to arrange the widest choice of educational visits, activities, excursions and workshops for student groups.

 

01 Tour Highlights

London is home to the UK's most renowned galleries 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 educational programmes, which will all provide new experiences that will stimulate and inspire them, such as:

The London Film Museum

The London Film Museum is the only museum of film history and film making in the UK. The museum celebrates the silver screen with props from films including 'Batman' and 'Star Wars'. Explore the history of British film making and watch animations and interviews with the stars.

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.

BFI London IMAX

With a screen of more than 20 metres high and 26 metres wide, the IMAX is the ultimate cinema experience. The 11,600 watts of digital surround-sound and the most sophisticated projection system in the world will make your experience at the UK's biggest cinema screen unforgettable.

Royal Albert Hall Tour

One of the world's most famous entertainment venues. Learn about the history of the Albert Hall on the Front of House tour. Other aspects of the tour includes the auditorium, the Queen's suite and the Royal Retiring room. There's also the possibility to see rehearsals or technical preparations. The backstage tour will give the opportunity to see the Albert Hall from the performers perspective.

02 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. 

03 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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