York Time Travel
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Residential School Trips

York Time Travel Limited is a family run business with many dedicated years of experience in the planning of residential school trips to the York area. We pride ourselves in delivering the very best in personal service to every school we work with.

Working in close association with many of the best sites and venues in the area we are in the ideal position to arrange and co-ordinate your educational school visit in and around Yorkshire.

Drawing upon the wealth of interesting and educational sites in the area we can plan mixed or themed visits based upon the requirements of the National Curriculum for many topics.

But it is not just big picture that helps to make your visit a success. from the moment you arrive our staff are on hand to take the worry and hassle out of your visit. Along with full board and accommodation any admission charges,  passes or permits required, guides, maps, activities or any coach transfers for excursions are all arranged and included in the price quoted.


Why not let York Time Travel build an itinerary for your school visit. With no obligation.

Call us on 01274 633841 or 0771 4444 815 and choose from a range of professional venues and organisations, well used to dealing with school children of all ages.

We list here a small selection of possibilities in the area but there are many more we have not the space to include. talk to us and allow our experience to help you plan an unforgettable visit.


Danelaw Dark Age Village - Experience Viking or Saxon life in a recreated settlement.

Brigantium Roman Fort - Join the Roman Army and train with a centurion in a Roman fort.

Sutton Bank & Moors Centre - Walking and activities in the North York Moors.

Archaeological Resource Centre - Discover real archaeology and hands on activities.

Jorvic Centre - The World famous Viking reconstruction of York.

River Boat Trip - An hour long tour of York’s waterfront history (Ideal for a packed lunch).

York Minster - Guided tours of the building and hands on learning in the educational centre.

Bolton Castle - A full day of Tudor living history in a magnificent 14th century castle.

Eureka - Hands on science, space, music and discovery museum for children.

National Railway Museum - The worlds biggest railway museum.

Eden Camp - A tribute to the people of World War II

National Museum of Photography and Television - Five floors of interactive exhibitions and the 50ft. I-max cinema

The Royal Armouries - Exhibitions and costumed interpreters re-enacting history throughout the day.

York Brass Rubbing Centre - Over 400 replica brasses, demonstrations given then over to you to make your own.

Night Watchman - An evening guided walk through York with the night watchman. Eerie tales by lamp light.

Saga Night - Costumed storytellers with tales of old in the comfort of your own hotel.

Magna Project - York Dungeons - Merchant Adventurers Hall - Barley Hall - City Tour - Clifford’s Tower - Stately Homes - Hotel Activity Nights - Thackray Medical Museum - W.W.II Days - Slide Shows - Castle Museum - The list goes on and on.   Give us a call.


Iron age Celtic, Roman, Saxon and Viking Living History Services for Schools, Museums and Heritage Sites. In school presentations for the national curriculum, key stage 2 history, invaders and settlers. Educational resources on the Vikings and Romans.