History in Paris

Educational trips to Paris are something every student should experience at least once. Famous for its influence on art, history, fashion, fine dining, and much more, the romance capital of the world is an ideal place to take a student tour.

From coming face to face with Mona Lisa at the Louvre, to taking in a tour of the world-famous Stade de France, our student trips to Paris are full of ‘bucket-list’ moments for college and university students. But as well as Art and Design and Sports and Leisure student tours, Paris hosts hundreds of fascinating learning opportunities for those studying other subjects. With the culinary delights of the Rungis International Food Market, the architectural wonders of La Défense, and the homes of world-famous French fashion houses all close at hand, there’s something for everyone in the city of lights.

Student travel to Paris couldn’t be easier. With options to get there by coach, air, sea, or of course via the ultra-chic Eurostar from St Pancras, there’s an option to suit every need and budget.

If you’d like to find out more or book a group trip to Paris, contact our student travel experts today. They’ll help you plan the perfect Paris educational tour to meet your needs, and give your students an experience to remember.

Most Popular Subjects in Paris: Art & Design, Hospitality & Catering, Fashion & Textiles, Sports & Leisure, Architecture

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Notre-Dame Cathedral

Located in the fourth arrondissement of Paris, Notre-Dame Cathedral is one of the most recognised and largest church buildings in the world. With it's French Gothic architecture, stained glass and sculptures it is a must see for any student group visiting Paris. For more information and to plan your next educational trip to Paris, contact the Further & Higher Travel team today.  

Arc de Triomphe

The Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile is one of the most famous monuments in Paris. It stands in the centre of the Place Charles, at the western end of probably one of the most famous avenues in France, if not the World, the Champs-Élysées. The Arc de Triomphe honours those who fought and died for France in the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on it read more ...

Carnavalet Museum

With around 600,000 exhibits spread over more than one hundred rooms, the musée Carnavalet houses the largest overall number of collections in Paris. There is a wide variety of exhibits, including archaeological remains, scale models of ancient monuments and signs and decorative elements from buildings which have vanished. In addition there are a number of portraits of prominent Parisians, mementos of famous men or depictions of eve read more ...


Fontainebleau Chateau is located about 35 miles south-southeast of the centre of Paris and sits in a large scenic forest of the same name. The Chateau once belonged to the kings of France, and is also the home of INSEAD, one of the world's most elite business schools. Groups can take public transport or hire a coach, please call us for a quote.

La Conciergerie

History and Architecture groups can visit the Conciergerie on the banks of the River Seine in heart of Paris. It is the oldest remaining part of the Palais de la Cité, the first royal palace in the French capital that was used as a prison during the French Revolution and has been the central seat of authority and justice in Paris for almost 1000 years. It has a rich history and its ancient halls have seen countless games of pow read more ...

Les Invalides

A wonderful gold-domed spectacle located close to the Eiffel Tower and built during the 17th century under the direction of Louis XIV, Les Invalides  is a complex of buildings and museums dedicated to the military history of France, as well as a hospital and a retirement home for war veterans. The buildings house the Musée de l'Armée, the military museum of the Army of France, the Musée des Plans-Rel read more ...


The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization is a specialized agency of the United Nations and a valuable visit for groups studying Public Services or History. Its purpose is to contribute peace and security by promoting international collaboration through education, science and culture in order to further universal respect for justice, the rule of law, and human rights along with fundamental freedom proclaimed in the U read more ...

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