From time to time Selwyns and their partners are able to bring schools and colleges special deals at local attractions and theme parks to help you keep the cost of your days out to a minimum.
Why choose Alton Towers for a school trip?
As well as their famous, head spinning roller coasters, Alton Towers can be a fun and rewarding educational experience!
Alton Towers have worked closely with Staffordshire University and OCR to develop education programmes covering subjects including Business, Travel and Tourism, Science and Technology, Humanities and Maths, as well as workshops and experiences for Key Stage 1 & 2.
The park are able to offer over 30 educational talks and workshops and 5 special educational events throughout the year. Get in touch with us for a competitive price for travel and entrance tickets for both educational visits and recreational reward trips throughout the year!
Dates for your diary
Business of Leisure – October 2017
9th, 10th, 12th & 13th October
This Alton Towers are going to turn the business inside out and let your students see the inner workings of Europe’s largest entertainments company, Merlin Entertainments PLC.
In this captivating event your students will meet some of the senior managers who bring memorable experiences to millions of people every year. Each seminar will feature one of the leadership team who specialise in their field and we will learn what it takes to do their job, how they progressed to reach their position and what business means to them. Your students will then get a chance to experience working at Alton Towers Resort by completing a task set by an expert before enjoying the rest of their day in the theme park. Each seminar will last approximately 45 minutes.
Business of Leisure Workshops are now completely FREE with every pupil theme park ticket. Ask us for more details.
Sub Strain: Hunt for the Cure – October 2017
16th, 17th, 19th & 20th October
Back for this year, a schools only escape the room experience. Walk straight into the heart of the Sub Species story with this unique, educational escape the room experience developed with Staffordshire Universities Forensic and Crime Science department. Dr Arten, a doctor from the Specialist Unit for Bio-containment, or S.U.B, specialising in infectious diseases has disappeared and her lab is in disarray. Once you enter you will be quarantined inside the lab, unless you can unravel the mystery and solve the riddle of the Sub Strain virus. The Sub Strain experience lasts approximately 45 minutes, available at 9:45, 11:45, 13:45 and 15:45 each day.
Sub Strain is now completely FREE with every pupil theme park ticket. Ask us for more details.
Alton Towers School admission rates* available 25 March – 31st Oct 2017
Below are the rates we are able to offer for schools and colleges when you book your coach hire and entrance tickets through Selwyns Travel. For more information or to get a quote please do not hesitate to give us a call!
- Off-Peak: £7.50
- Peak: £15.00
- Super-Peak: £15.50
- 1 Teacher FREE for every 5 paying pupils who have pre-booked coach tickets with Selwyns! Each additional teacher pays £23.00
- Off-Peak: £12.00
- Peak: £15.00
- Super-Peak: £15.50
- 1 Teacher FREE for every 10 paying pupils who have pre-booked coach tickets with Selwyns! Each additional teacher pays £23.00.
- Student rate (with a valid ID card): £26.00
Please note these special rates are only available when booked in conjunction with coach hire from Selwyns Travel.
*Admission rate depends on date booked – Selwyns are able to advise which rate applies when you make an enquiry.
Call us on 01928 529 036 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a no obligation quote for your Alton Towers School Trip!