About the Adventurer’s Tour Please note that this visit is available to UK schools only.
KS2 History, English
Explore the Palace of Westminster to find out how UK democracy has been shaped over time. Students will be set a secret mission to answer questions about how it all began, how issues in Parliament are debated and how the public can get their voices’ heard.
Note: This mission is secret, so please tell your class as little as possible - all will be revealed on the day!
NB: Parliament is a working building and access to different parts of the Palace of Westminster, as part of your tour, will vary due to Parliamentary business.
Your visit might include:
Norman Porch, the Robing Room and/or The Royal Gallery
The House of Commons and/or House of Lords chambers
Central Lobby, at the ‘heart’ of the Houses of Parliament
St. Stephen’s Hall, the home of the original House of Commons
Westminster Hall, the last remaining part of the original Palace
Visiting times and information
Open to: UK students, Key Stage 2 only
Places per session: 32 (to include students and teachers)
Monday 19 January 2015
Monday 26 January 2015
Monday 2 February 2015
Monday 23 February 2015
Monday 2 March 2015
Monday 16 March 2015
Monday 23 March 2015
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes
How to book
Bookings are taken on our telephone bookings days.
The next bookings day/time is:
Friday 10 October 2014 for visits 5 January - 27 March 2015 (excluding 16-20 February 2015).
Lines open at 8:30am.
Thursday 8 January 2015 for visits April - July 2015 ; term dates TBC
On the day, please call 020 7219 4496. Requests will only be taken via telephone, not email.
Before calling us on bookings day, please read our information for bookings day
Please note that Parliament's Education Service programmes are extremely popular and fill up quickly.
Information to help you plan a safe visit
Map of the Parliamentary estate