Science Trips to Paris

Paris is a dynamic city full of resources and inspirational visits for those studying Science, ICT and Maths. Our popular programme of visits focuses not only on innovation but also its environmental and ethical impact.

Prices start from£209pp

Price Shown includes

  • Return Eurostar Travel
  • 2 nights B&B Accommodation
  • Specialist Group Travel Insurance
  • Bespoke itinerary planning service
  • Free Place Ratios
  • Live Trip Tracking
  • Online trip organiser & Travel App
  • 24/7 support whilst you are away

Places to Stay


Reasons to Visit

Cité des Sciences & de L’Industrie

This ultra modern science museum at La Vilette aims to promote public interest in science, research and industry. 'Explora', the museums main exhibition is based on the themes of “Space, Life, Matter and Communication”. There are interactive exhibits on language and communication, the opportunity to be a weather reader and to explore optical illusions and 3D images. The site also has a planetarium, submarine and IMAX theatre.

Louis Pasteur Museum

The Pasteur Museum provides a fascinating insight into three aspects of the life and work of Louis Pasteur all in one place. The apartment where he spent the last seven years of his life. The scientific souvenir room which traces his major discoveries based on the original scientific instruments he used. A magnificent Byzantine-style crypt where Louis Pasteur is buried alongside his wife. Museum tours last 1 hour and are led by a museum guide.

Le Palais de la Découverte

The Palais de la découverte, part of Universcience, presents fundamental and contemporary science in a dynamic way in the form of interactive experiments explained by scientists. The museum has permanent exhibitions focusing on the chemistry, biology and physics of Light, Hydrogen, Acoustics, Genetics & DNA as well as a Planetarium.

Musée de l' Air et de l'Espace

Occupying over 150,000 square metres of land and hangers, the Musee d'l Air et de l'Espace is one of the oldest aviation museums in the world. Their collection includes more than 150 aircrafts and a wide range of aviation paraphernalia dating back to the 16th century. The museum is the only place in world with two Concorde planes on display as well as 5 space rockets.

Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle

Discover the scientific activities within 10 departments. The Hall of Evolution which is housed under an enormous glass roof has a parade of lifelike animals to explore diversity and evolution. There is a gallery devoted to paleontology (dinosaurs, giant birds and insects) and mineralogy, where more than 600,000 minerals, giant crystals and royal precious stones can be seen.

Eiffel Tower Behind the Scenes Tour

A qualified English speaking guide will take you to the machinery room which still controls the lifts and explain this fascinating system still in working order today, to the old bunker a few feet underground where the history of the tower will be told and on the technical gallery situated under the first floor from where you will be able to admire the view over the square 57 metres above ground.

UNESCO

UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) offers presentations on a variety of subjects such as AIDS research, third world education and homelessness. Groups can also watch a video on UNESCO’S work worldwide and tour the building. At the end of the visit students are given the chance to discuss issues raised with a representative from the organisation. Visits are only available in the mornings

Marie Curie Museum

The museum presents a themed tour revealing the life and times of a family of unusual physicists and their huge contribution to science. The place may be modest in size, but it has immense historical and scientific value and pays homage to this great French physicist who discovered radioactivity and her entire family, two generations of which won the Nobel Prize.


We Make Trip Planning Easy

  • Day to day support and advice from our team of travel experts
  • Easy-to-view online tour quotation
  • Market-leading trip organiser portal, My Tour Manager
  • Free Resources and templates to help launch your trip
  • Email reminders to keep you on track
  • Free and completely personalised Travel App to access your information on the go
  • Locate My Trip designed to provide reassurance to parents and teachers
  • Risk Assessment advice so you can make an informed decision on every tour component
  • Teacher Inspection Visits


What you say

The whole experience from the enquiry to the booking, travel, accommodation and our itinerary in Paris was excellent. 

Mid Kent College

The service, advice, guidance and support received from European Study Tours was impeccable and they made every step of planning our visit easy and enjoyable. 

Turton High School

I am very pleased with the service provided by European Study Tours and we had a great trip to Paris! 

Bishop David Brown School