London Art and Design

Tour Information

The Capital’s museums are crammed with masters and contemporary works and best of all most are FREE!

Embrace all aspects of art and design disciplines on a tailor-made tour to London.

Itinerary

Day Itinerary
1Depart for London. National Gallery and Covent Garden. Evening at the West End
2Morning at the Tate Modern and South Bank. Afternoon at the Tate Britain
3Morning at the Saatchi Gallery followed by the RCA
4Free time before departing for campus

What's Included

  • Return coach travel and use of coach
  • Accommodation on a b&b basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Accommodation

Our accommodations are hand-picked, with safety, comfort and service in mind. We’ll provide accommodation solutions to meet your budget and location preference.

We undertake health and safety checks on our accommodations, so you can book your tour with confidence and help meet you own due diligence.

VIA Hostels

 

Modern safe comfortable hostels located in the funky area of Limehouse, ideal for universities, and Lewisham.

 

The Lewisham hostel is located close to the station and is in a beautiful historic building on safe grounds.

IBIS

 

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We are pleased to partner with the IBIS hotels brand. Throughout the world, IBIS hotels provide the same standard of modern, comfortable and safe accommodation at great value. With over 1000 hotels to choose from you can rest assured that you’ll receive the same standard of service worldwide.

For our groups who need to travel for less IBIS Budget hotels offer a simple, no-frills solution.

Remember to Visit

Subject Related Visits + -

  • The National Gallery houses one of the greatest collections of paintings in the world and located  in Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, in Central London.

  • Tate Modern is one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the world in London. It forms part of the Tate group and is based in the former Bankside Power Station, in the Bankside area of the London Borough of Southwark. It holds the national collection of British art from 1900 to the present day.

  • Tate Britain is one of the largest museums in the country and is located on Millbank in London. It is part of the Tate network of galleries in England, with Tate Modern, Tate Liverpool and Tate St Ives.

    It is the oldest gallery in the network and houses a substantial collection of the art of the United Kingdom since Tudor times, and in particular has large holdings of the works of J. M. W. Turner.

  • The Saatchi Gallery aims to provide an innovative forum for contemporary art, presenting work by largely unseen young artists or by international artists whose work has been rarely or never exhibited in the UK.

     

General Visits + -

  • Since it’s first public flight in March 2000 the London Eye has been a dominant feature to London’s Southbank. This wheel can carry up to 800 passengers per turn and views as far as Windsor Castle can be seen on a clear da

  • Some of London’s most classic iconography can be seen on a Thames boat trip which meanders through the centre of the UK’s capital sailing past Canary Wharf, Westminster and more.