Educational Visits

Bursting with endless opportunities to learn.


School visits at Bolton Abbey are suitable for primary and secondary students and can be adapted to suit specific curriculum requirements and age groups.

Guided workshops take place mainly outside in our wonderful grounds, but also have the option of using the historic Boyle Room for some activities, and lunch in bad weather.

Our school trips are accredited by the Children’s University, stamps can be given on completion of the activities.

Guided workshops and/or self-led packages can be arranged to fit in with your day. Topics available include, but are not limited to:

  • Rivers and the Water Cycle
  • Habitats and Minibeasts
  • History of the Priory
  • Prehistory
  • Trees Glorious Trees
  • Outdoor Art
  • Outdoor Maths
  • Outdoor Poetry and Creative Writing
  • PSHE/Citizenship/Human Geography Debate

Please contact us for more information – 01756 718000
education@boltonabbey.com

Teachers Pack

Use the following links to open teacher resource packs for self-led trips, suitable for KS1 and KS2. The teacher guidance sheets, as well as resources such as maps and photos, will be available for you to borrow on arrival. More detail will be sent upon booking.

Pre-visit PowerPoint

Habitats KS1

Habitats KS2

Geography KS1

Geography KS2

Using the Senses

Outdoor Art

KS3 workshops are available for team building activities, and history.