His Royal Highness The Prince Philip,
Duke of Edinburgh

Historic Royal Palaces joins the Royal Family and millions of people across the country in mourning the passing of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

Following the death of His Royal Highness, there will be changes to opening hours for the gardens at Hampton Court Palace and Hillsborough Castle. For further information, please read our FAQs page.

 

 

International schools activity trail

9 April 2021. Following the death of His Royal Highness, there will be changes to opening hours for the gardens at Hampton Court Palace and Hillsborough Castle. For further information, please read our FAQs page

Updated 10 March: The Tower is closed. Following recent government announcements, we are working on our reopening plan and tickets will be on sale soon. Please keep checking back at our website or sign up to our email newsletter for updates.

About this trail

EFL/ESOL | Subject: English, History | Topic: Normans, Medieval, Tudors, Crown Jewels, Modern Day | Session Type: Route-based

This activity trail gives international students a new way to explore the Tower of London.

Students will use the activity trail to explore the key sights at the Tower and to discover its secrets and stories. 

The activity trail includes facts about the Tower's history, as well as a variety of challenges to help students make the most of their visit. 

It is available in English as a foreign language, French, and German

This activity trail will:

• Provide a more focused and enjoyable visit for students.
• Teach students facts about the Tower, its characters and its different uses throughout its history.
• Encourage group discussion and collaboration.
• Suit a wide range of interests.

Booking information

Availability
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday (during UK term time). Groups must arrive in time for their allocated time slot. Entry slots will be available from 10:45 - 13:15. For up-to-date availability please check our online calendar
Capacity
You will receive one activity trail per student and we advise that students work in groups of ten with a supervising adult. 
Price
£5.95 per pupil, £7.45 per student (16+) price includes admission

Book your school visit Check availability with our online calendar