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Investigate the history and geography of the River Thames by engaging in interactive sessions with the Thames Explorer Trust.
Explore the Thames through the fascinating range of archaeology, geography and local history sessions offered by the Thames Explorer Trust.
Undertake fieldwork on the Thames foreshore and encourage pupils to raise their own questions about history and the local environment.
Indoors, hands-on activities will help pupils to further develop their investigative skills.
Cost: Full day session, per class: £305 including 2 hours fieldwork and 2 hours of indoor activities (includes use of lunch room); half day session, per class: £205 including 2 hours of fieldwork and use of lunch room if applicable.
Full day and half day sessions available
To discuss dates and to book these sessions, please contact the Thames Explorer Trust on 020 8742 0057 or email [email protected]. For further details of these programmes, visit the Thames Explorer Trust website (opens in a new tab).
Additional resources are available on the Thames Explorer Trust website (opens in a new tab)
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