The Best Schools Programme Award 2023 is aimed at attractions and venues that offer a dedicated educational programme for school groups

Shown below in alphabetical order are the finalists in the Best Schools Programme category. The winners will be announced on 22nd November in London. Find out more and book your tickets now for an unforgettable evening that promises to celebrate the very best of the British youth, student and educational travel industry

The Beatles Story in Liverpool is an award-winning, world’s largest permanent exhibition about The Beatles. Situated at The Royal Albert Dock, it offers an immersive journey through their lives, music, and cultural impact. Experience their rise from humble beginnings to global fame, explore key locations like The Cavern Club and Abbey Road Studios. With rotating special exhibitions, each visit unveils something new. A magical history tour awaits!

Boosting confidence, building resilience and improving wellbeing are key focuses of a Kingswood residential. More than just a school trip, it’s an opportunity to grow in confidence, to collaborate, to set goals and to reach new heights. Each residential is tailor-made to a class’ needs and suitable for all ages. We work collaboratively with schools to develop a programme based on their unique learning objectives and the core curriculum, offering pre- and post-visit toolkit to support evidencing.

Paultons Park, the UK’s Number1 Theme Park offers a range of inspiring and exciting workshops and activities for education visitors. Utilising over 70 rides and attractions as the classroom, the Education Team offer curriculum linked workshops on a range of core and foundation subjects. Our amazing mixture of rides and animals, all set in beautiful gardens makes us a very popular choice for a day out.

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London (WBSTL) is a unique attraction offering Harry Potter and film fans of all ages the ultimate opportunity to journey behind-the-scenes of one of the most successful film series of all time. Young minds will be stimulated as they discover the extraordinary artistry, technology and talent that went into creating the films. Our free cross-curricular lessons take a deeper look at the art of filmmaking and link to National Curriculum and exam board specifications.


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