Trips are arranged under four exciting, curriculum-linked themes

Imagination and Curiosity – English and the Arts - Exploring the power of imagination and how it can be harnessed to change the world

People and the Planet – Science and Geography - Empowering young people to play an active role in creating a sustainable future

Breakthroughs and Discoveries – STEM and History - ’Investigating the moments of genius that have enabled humanity to progress

Journeys and Adventures – PSHE & Skills Development - Celebrating the broadening of horizons and stepping outside of your comfort zone

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Heritage Centre, Bellingham

Station Yard Woodburn Road, Bellingham, NE48 2DG. England

Discover the stories of people and places in North Tyne and Redesdale using objects, photos, and multimedia at the Heritage Centre, Bellingham. Find out about the Border Reivers (is yours a Reiver surname?) and how mining, the railway, forestry, and agriculture have shaped people’s lives and the landscape of the area. 

The Heritage Centre offers a range of educational activities for school groups to do on the way and during their trip. Choose from a heritage hunt, or the ‘let’s explore’ self-guided trail.

Venue resources

Risk Assessment PDF 0.12MB Download
Check List PDF 0.13MB Download
Parent Letter Template PDF 0.18MB Download
Amplification Toolkit PDF 0.88MB Download
Breakthroughs & Discoveries Content 7-11 ZIP 14.56MB Download
Breakthroughs & Discoveries Content 11-14 ZIP 14.56MB Download
School Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download
Student Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download

Looking for a bursary to support your trip?

We know that funding a school trip isn’t always easy. If you are looking for help with costs, you can apply for the Great British School Trip bursary. This can help with the cost of travel or entry tickets to any Great British School Trip partner venue.

Simply fill in our bursary form and let us know how we might help.

Venue Details



Station Yard Woodburn Road, Bellingham
NE48 2DG. England

Opening Hours

All year round