Shelters

School trips during coronavirus

We're no longer taking bookings for school trips for the current academic year, 2020 to 2021.

School trip bookings are now being taken for the academic year, 2021 to 2022, beginning in September 2021. This will remain subject to government restrictions in place at the time of the visit. Capacity restrictions will remain limited to one class or bubble of 30 pupils per day.

The school trips available are:

You can call 0161 474 4449 for more information.

This is a half day trip only.

Experience the unique Stockport Air Raid shelters and find out about life on the Home Front in war torn Britain.

To make your visit unforgettable, choose from either the Wartime Britain trip or the Evacuees Experience to experience life as an evacuee in the Shelters.

Learning outcomes

Pupils will:

  • learn about life on the Home Front in WWII
  • experience life as an evacuee
  • experience the Air Raid Shelters
  • learn about a significant turning point in British history
  • study an aspect of history or a site dating from a period beyond 1066 that is significant in the locality

Book a school trip

Key stage 3