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School Art Trips

Art Trips

Leave the classroom behind and embark on an international Art trip, one of the best ways to enhance your students’ theoretical understanding and develop their practical skills too.

Bespoke Art Trips…

Whether you have a destination in mind or you would like us to recommend a destination, we can create an itinerary with the perfect blend of excursions and activities to give your students an educational experience that matches your chosen art and design syllabus.

Our quick, online quote form allows our specialists to provide you with a bespoke quotation for a trip tailor-made to your group’s individual requirements.

Imagine… uncovering the life and works of Gaudi as you visit Barcelona; see how the landscapes and architecture influenced the artist and the legacy he has left behind. Students could stop for a practical session in the famous Parc Guell or visit the main street artists who have a regular pitch on Las Ramblas.

Imagine… stepping foot into one of the world’s most renowned art galleries, the Louvre in Paris, before taking to the streets of Montmartre where street artists flock to exhibit their work.

Imagine… exploring Florence, the epitome of Renaissance and Classical art, where over 40 galleries and museums house the works of artists such as Michelangelo and Botticelli.

Where would you like to take your students on their next art trip? Get in touch with our dedicated Educational Tours team who will be happy to help build your perfect bespoke itinerary.

Art Trips with Rayburn Tours

  • Personal Pre-Trip Service to Plan
    and Launch your Bespoke Trip
  • From the moment you start planning you will benefit from our school travel expertise, curriculum understanding and destination knowledge. Your enquiry will put you in touch with a specialist, who will work to understand the objectives of your trip. Together we will help you launch the trip to students and parents and once you’ve booked, we will plan your bespoke itinerary and pre-book everything on your behalf – that can include travel, accommodation, visits, insurance and much more!

  • Personal Safety and Financial Security
  • You can rest assured that your groups’ safety is our number one priority and all of our trips exceed the benchmark for safe school travel as set out by the School Travel Forum – and an independent annual audit confirms this! In addition, ABTA bonding and ATOL licensing means your money is in safe hands.

  • Proven Party Leader Support
    Throughout Your Trip
  • Our 24-hour emergency telephone number ensures that you can reach a member of the Rayburn Tours team at any time, day or night, in the event of an emergency. An extra helping hand on your trip is also available in the form of a courier and so far in 2013 our customers have rated our on-tour staff as 5 out of 5! You know you’ll get a good service when you hear that other teachers said, “her attendance on our trip went a very long way to ensuring it was a success” and “using such an experienced and friendly courier takes a lot of the stresses and strains out of the trip.”

    Don’t just take our word for it…
    So far in 2013, our customers have rated our service as 4.7 out of 5 and 98% said they would use the services of Rayburn Tours again.

“A memorable experience throughout.”

Macmillan Academy, Mr Ian Lightfoot, Feb 2013 - Paris

“Rayburn's professionalism meant that any potential problems were identified in the planning stage so that the staff could enjoy the visit as much as the students obviously did.”

Devonport High School for Boys, Graham Macleod, June 2013 - Florence and Tuscany

“The best, most relaxed and stress free experience, whilst at the same time action packed and full of exciting visits. It is wonderful not having to worry about a thing.”

Mr Paul Minter, October 2015

“Brilliant, the pupils didnt want to leave and will certainly be returning to Paris.”

Macmillan Academy, Mr Ian Lightfoot, Feb 2013 - Paris

“The moments when the children sat down in a church or museum and just started to draw. They just seem to understand how valuable drawing is as an aid to really looking at things. They will all remember the things that they drew with more clarity than anything that they merely looked at.”

Mr Minter, Pinewood School, October 2014 - Rome

Cross Curricular Trips

Did you know that many of our destinations work well as a cross curricular trip giving you the option of combining with another subject group? Look out for the cross curricular symbol on each destination page for more information.

Safety & Support

Our Safety Accreditations

Accreditations ABTA Accreditations ATOL Accreditations School Travel Forum Accreditations Learning Outside the Classroom