School History Trips to Berlin

When the time is right, Berlin's waiting

Negotiate your way through the eras of German history
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Prepare to be captivated by the complex history that lies beneath the vibrant urban culture of Berlin. Witness first-hand the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall, a symbol of division and reconciliation, and pay your respects at poignant war memorials that serve as powerful reminders of the persecutions of the Nazi era.

A history trip to Berlin will uncover an alluring network of stories that will captivate, inspire, and magnify the learning experience of your students. From exploring breath-taking tales of wartime bravery to discovering an incredible city reborn from the ashes of conflict, this journey will stay with your students for a lifetime.

  • The gate to Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp in Berlin

Excursions in Berlin

What to expect with School History Trips to Berlin

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Popular places to stay in Berlin

  • Green courtyard
  • In the centre of Berlin
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Variety of ensuite rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Explore Berlin conveniently and quickly
  • Enjoy the breakfast buffet
  • Relax in the green courtyard
  • Cool with a capital C!
  • Good access to public transport links
  • Multi, quad, triple, twin and single beds
  • En-suite rooms
  • Perfect for school groups
  • Varied breakfast and dinner menus
  • Great chill out area with oversized table football 
  • Lounge area
  • Garden
  • Restaurant and bar
  • Wi-Fi
Customer Feedback

This fantastic youth Hostel is cool with a capital C. Staying on a half board basis the food was varied and plentiful ensuring our students were well fuelled at the start and the end of each day!  

  • Kick back in the games room
  • Relax in the lounge area
  • Enjoy some fresh air in the garden
  • Grab a bite to eat and drink in the restaurant and bar
  • Hop on the train to the centre of Berlin for sightseeing
  • Located beside Humboldthain Park in the Mitte district
  • 5 minute walk from Gesundbrunnen Centre shopping mall
  • Within walking distance of Berliner Unterwelten underground tour
  • Multi, quad, triple, twin and single beds with en-suite rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Customer Feedback: "Hotel was good value for money, staff were helpful and there were no problems with the service!" Our Lady of Sion Senior School
  • Customer Feedback: "Our second year staying here! It's ideal for school groups, serves excellent breakfast & dinner and is in the perfect location." St Paul's Academy
  • Family-friendly club room with pool table, table football, darts and TV
  • Karaoke
  • Vending machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spend some time in the club room playing pool or darts
  • Enjoy a night of karaoke
  • Walk to the Gesundbrunnen Centre for a spot of shopping
  • Grab a bite to eat in one of the nearby restaurants or bars
  • Relax in Humboldthain Park just next door

Curriculum Information

All secondary school students

  • Curricular Links
    • The formation of Germany
    • Imperial German history
    • The First World War
    • The Weimar Republic
    • Nazism
    • The Second World War
    • The Holocaust
    • The Cold War
    • The EU and modern Europe

Exploring Berlin History on foot and using public transport!

We recently travelled on a History Tour to Berlin with the students of Holy Cross School, accompanied by their History Tour Guide Trevor, to embark on a 4-day exploration of Berlin using its network of excellent public transport links!

Brace yourself for what was a unique adventure, packed with thousands of steps, keeping students’ hearts and minds busy from morning until night!

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Why schools choose us

A perfectly orchestrated tour to suit the needs of the thirty boys we took to Berlin

Luke White, The Mosslands School

An incredibly educational, engaging and exciting tour where all of our needs were very well accounted for.

Mr Craig Wilson, Dollar Academy

A pleasantly enjoyable historical and cultural experience that grabbed our students’ attention and engagement all the way through!

Mr. Milan Jayasuriya, Oriel High School

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Explore the history of the Brandenberg Gate with a school trip to Berlin

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