School Visits

Inspire your students with a visit to Severndroog, where they will experience imaginative learning programmes.

 

Your class or youth group can have exclusive use of the castle and viewing platform to enjoy the spectacular panoramic views of London.

 

About your visit

Explore the castle on your own or use our self-guided packs which include nature, mathematics, English and history activity sheets. Should your group or class wish to explore the ancient woodland surrounding the castle, a woodland trail is also available.

 

  • £100 for 2-hour exclusive use
  • Groups of up to 30 persons
  • Lunch space available
  • Free preparatory visit for teachers
  • Visits available Thursdays and Fridays throughout the year

 

Resources

We have resources available in the following categories: Primary, Secondary, Outdoor Activities.

Schools

Booking

Please complete the form here selecting "School visit" under "type of enquiry".

 

Our School Bookings Co-ordinator will be in touch within 72 hours to discuss further details.

Getting here

Road

A 20 minute drive from the M25. Leave at Junction 2 signposted for Central London and Lewisham and join the A2. Take the slip road off the A2 signposted Falconwood. Turn right at the end and follow the road to the next junction, turning right on to Welling Way. At the next junction turn left on to Shooters Hill. Go up and over Shooters Hill and take the first left after Craigholm. Look for our Brown Signs.

 

Bus

Take the 486 bus from North Greenwich or Bexleyheath or 89 bus from Lewisham or Bexleyheath, alighting at the Memorial Hospital. 244 bus from Woolwich or Queen Elizabeth Hospital alighting at the Memorial Hospital on Shooters Hill.

 

Tube

Jubilee Line to North Greenwich, then 486 bus, alighting at the Memorial Hospital.

 

DLR

DLR to Woolwich Arsenal, then the 244 bus alighting at the Memorial Hospital.

 

Train

Network Southeast to Welling, then a 486 or 89 from bus stop D towards Shooters Hill. See above.