School Trips in Doncaster

Planning a school trip? We have found these Doncaster based options for you to explore.  

Gallery Visit at The Point 

Contemporary gallery space for children to explore. darts programme 4-6 exhibitions each year. Teachers can bring classes on a self-facilitated tour and use the exhibitions as inspiration to create art. You can also book artist led workshop during your visit for a fee. 
Book a visit: 01302 558041 | amy@wearedarts.org.uk | https://wearedarts.org.uk/gallery-visits-for-schools 

Wildlings and Wellbeing  

Visit the site-specific woodland and meadow in Balby for 2 or 4 hours. Sessions can be tailored and will be linked to the curriculum through an outdoor learning approach. 
Book a visit: 07738004691 | https://wildlingsandwellbeing.org.uk/school-trips 

Flying Futures School Residentials  

An activity base, on the edge of Hatfield Moors Nature Reserve, providing a tailormade action packed residential experience. Available activities: Archery, Tomahawk Throwing, Tree Climbing, Paddle Boarding, Canoeing – Orienteering, Zip Wire, Climbing Wall, Mountain Biking, Scavenger Hunt, Outdoor Cooking, Team Building, Creative Workshops, Confidence Building, and much more. 
Book a visit: 01302 354004 | residentials@flyingfutures.org | https://flyingfutures.org/camps/school-residentials 

Doncaster Minster 

Guided tours and talks on the history and heritage of the Minster and its historic site. 
Book a visit: 01302 323748 | office@doncasterminster.org.uk | www.doncasterminster.co.uk/find-and-visit-us/  

South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum  

A vast collection of aircraft and helicopters from the first years of flight, right up to the modern day, based on the former RAF Doncaster site. Educational visits can be tailored suit the National Curriculum.  
Book a visit: 01302 761616 www.southyorkshireaircraftmuseum.org.uk/education  

Cast  

Cast offer backstage tours. You can also add a show, workshops, or talks to enhance your experience.  
Book a visit: sarah@castindoncaster.com |castindoncaster.com/take-part/for-schools/tours/  

Brodsworth Hall and Gardens  

Built in the 1860s, Brodsworth Hall is a large country house full of stories of the changing fortunes of the people who lived and worked there. Visits can be tailored by different subjects and age ranges.  Book a visit: 0370 333 0606 www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/brodsworth-hall-and-gardens  

Conisbrough Castle 

The castle offers a hands-on education offer, with a restored Norman keep, dedicated education room and resources. Discovery visits for Key Stages 1 -3 are popular. 
Book a visit: 0370 333 0606 www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/conisbrough-castle  

Boston Park Farm  

Year-round visits to the farm can include trailer ride, animal handling, nature trail, crafts. During July - October the Maize is also included.  
Book a visit: 01302 844818 | ruth@bostonpark.com | www.bostonpark.com/parties-groups  

Kingswood Activity Centre 

Offers daytrips and residentials. Covering different programmes and a wide range of activities I.e. 3G Swing, Abseiling, Archery, Bushcraft, Canoeing, Caving, Fencing, Pond Dipping, Raft Building, and so much more. 
Book a visit: 0800 655 6564 | www.kingswood.co.uk/plan-your-trip   

Sandall Beat Wood Environmental Centre  

Hire community rangers to deliver your experience at the environmental centre in Sandall Beat Wood. A variety of course can be delivered 'Shelter Building' and 'Camp Fire Cooking' are popular. 
Book a visit: 01302 300798 | leon.clemitshaw@doncaster.gov.uk | www.doncaster.gov.uk/services/culture-leisure-tourism/countryside-educational-packs-school-trips  

Yorkshire Wildlife Park  

Explore, learn, and have fun while finding out all about AMAZING animals at the Park. School Trips & Educational visits are suitable for all ages.  
Book a visit: www.yorkshirewildlifepark.com/school-trips-educational-visits  

Potteric Carr – Yorkshire Wildlife Trust 

Access staff led sessions on pond dipping, minibeasting, bird watching, bushcraft, wildlife surveys, all age appropriate. Max Group size is 30. 
Book a visit: 01302 325736 | potteric.carr@ywt.org.uk | www.ywt.org.uk/potteric-carr 

Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre and Campsite 

Water and land-based activities from climbing to improvised raft building. Book a half day, full day visit or 1 to 2 nights residential. Packages can be tailored to meet your needs.  
Book a visit: www.dclt.co.uk/venues/hatfield-outdoor-activity-centre-and-campsite  

Danum Gallery Library and Museum - Heritage Workshops 

Book a Heritage Doncaster Workshop (lasting 1.5-2 hours) which links to national curriculum. They offer history, arts and science topics.   
Book a visit: heritageeducation@doncaster.gov.uk  

If you have been on local visit to a place not listed, please let us know by emailing j.mcquade@expectyouth.co.uk, and we will add it here. 

Doncaster Council have shared some advice for school planning trips here:https://www.doncaster.gov.uk/services/schools/school-visits