Liverpool Primary School Trips & Tours
Exciting things have been happening in Liverpool over recent years, and this vibrant city full of history and culture offers lots to see and do. Primary school groups can take advantage of a major touring musical at the Empire Theatre, take a ferry across the Mersey and take a tour at Liverpool FC’s Anfield Stadium.
Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.
|1||Morning departure from school||Arrive & check in to your hotel||Evening meal & free time to explore|
|2||Guided tour of Liverpool on foot or using your coach. Followed by Radio City Viewing Tower||Anfield Stadium Tour||See a touring West End Show|
|3||British Music Experience||Tate Liverpool||Bowling or Cinema|
|4||Mersey River Explorer||Depart for return journey to school||Arrive back at school|
|Morning||Morning departure from school|
|Afternoon||Arrive & check in to your hotel|
|Evening||Evening meal & free time to explore|
|Morning||Guided tour of Liverpool on foot or using your coach. Followed by Radio City Viewing Tower|
|Afternoon||Anfield Stadium Tour|
|Evening||See a touring West End Show|
|Morning||British Music Experience|
|Evening||Bowling or Cinema|
|Morning||Mersey River Explorer|
|Afternoon||Depart for return journey to school|
|Evening||Arrive back at school|
Additional on-tour support available...
- Pre-booked meals at great group prices
Visits in Liverpool
British Music Experience
The British Music Experience tells the story of over 70 years of British Music history through costumes, instruments, performance and memorabilia from the Beatles and Bowie to Adele, Oasis and X Factor. Discover how music has influenced art, fashion and even the Government. The British Music Experience is a unique learning resource, suitable for students of all ages.
Liverpool One Shopping Complex
Situated in central Liverpool, here groups can enjoy a vast range of stores! Liverpool ONE consists of six distinct districts, mixing retail, leisure and accommodation. There are many restaurants and places to eat plus a 14 screen Odeon cinema.
Hear the untold stories of enslaved people and learn about historical and contemporary slavery. The International Slavery Museum offers a range of activities, sessions and resources for education and community groups of all ages.
The Beatles Story
The award-winning Beatles Story is the world's largest permanent exhibition purely devoted to the lives and times of The Beatles. Located in the Fab Four’s hometown of Liverpool, The Beatles Story takes visitors on an atmospheric journey through the lives, times, culture and music.
Anfield Stadium Tour
Go behind the scenes at Anfield and see the stadium through the eyes of Liverpool FC! Your group will be guided through the stadium from the stand to the atmosphere of the players’ dressing room, you can follow the footsteps of so many legendary players.
Goodison Park Stadium Tour
Everton’s expert tour guides will provide an insightful trip through the history of the world’s oldest purpose-built football stadium and one of the most pioneering clubs in the English game. As part of a revamped behind-the-scenes tour, groups will get access to the players’ changing rooms – both home and away, take in the view from the Director’s Box, understand what happens in the Dixie Dean suite on a matchday, walk the tunnel to the sound of Z Cars and emerge onto the touchline taking in the view from the dugout and technical area.
Liverpool City Walking Tours
See the major sights of the city. An expert Blue Badge Guide will join you on your coach or guide on foot and bring this vibrant city to life for your group. Sights may include taking in the stunning riverside of Liverpool, from the Albert Dock with its many attractions and the Pier Head with its iconic buildings and famous Liver Birds, to the city’s two oldest buildings – the Town Hall and the Bluecoat, via the Cavern Quarter and Liverpool’s most vibrant new development Liverpool One.
A spectacular museum of modern and contemporary international art. Tate Liverpool was created to display work from the Tate Collection which comprises the national collection of British art from the year 1500 to the present day, and international modern art. The gallery also has a programme of temporary exhibitions.
Mersey River Explorer
Mersey Ferries Pleasure Cruise - Guided by expert commentary throughout the 50-minute trip, the River Explorer Cruise offers your group stunning views of Liverpool's famous skyline. Students be captivated as the rich and fascinating history of UNESCO World Heritage waterfront unfolds before you.
Radio City Viewing Tower
View the fantastic skyline of Liverpool and beyond in glorious technicolour from the very top of St Johns Beacon. At 400 feet above the City Centre of Liverpool, your group will experience 360 degree panoramic views of Merseyside, the Wirral, North Wales and as far away as the Cumbrian Hills on clearer days.
Available from any location in Ireland, our executive coaches are fitted with seatbelts, toilet facilities, air conditioning, DVD and reclining seats.
Giving you full support throughout
Before your tour
- Your own dedicated NST contact
- Bespoke tour itineraries
- Unrivalled local knowledge & expertise
- Curriculum linked visit programmes
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- Free group leader inspection visits
- Risk assessment guidance
- Safety assured, transport, accommodation and visits
Whilst you're away
- Free educational resources
- Group-friendly accommodation
- Exceptional standards of coaching
- On-tour support from our reps on the ground
- Support & assistance from our specialists guides throughout your tour
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On your return
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Visit before you go
Enjoy a two night complimentary B&B stay for two people in your group’s chosen accommodation before your trip. This offer does not include flights. Find out more.