Amsterdam Film and Media Studies

from £437pp

Based on 3 days

Suitable for Secondary Schools

Overview

Amsterdam’s unique and recognisable landscape has seen the city become the backdrop for countless movies and television programs.

A Media Studies trip to the iconic canals of Amsterdam is the perfect opportunity to pinpoint scenes from world-famous films, such as ‘Ocean’s Twelve’ and 007’s ‘Diamonds Are Forever’.

Your students can learn more about the history of cinema and film at the EYE Filmmuseum and can even take part in a hands-on workshop!

Our Suggested Itinerary

  1. Day 1

    Flight from the UK to Amsterdam and transfer to accommodation.
    A trip to Amsterdam wouldn't be complete without a canal cruise, which provides a stunning backdrop to the city’s historical centre.

  2. Day 2

    Visit the exhibitions at the Eye Filmmuseum and discover what cinema equipment and film strips used to look like.
    Take part in a hands-on workshop at the Eye Filmmuseum, specially tailored to your student’s age group.
    Enjoy a guided tour of Amsterdam and take in the sights!
    Watch an IMAX film of your choice at one of Amsterdam’s local cinemas.

  3. Day 3

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Pathé Tuschinski Theatre, a restored 1920s movie palace and an important cinematic institution where Dutch film premieres often take place.
    Pick up some last-minute souvenirs from the quirky design shops in De 9 Straatjes ("The Nine Streets"), the city's most picturesque micro-neighbourhood.
    Enjoy some leisure time in Jordaan, a neighbourhood dotted with independent art galleries and antiques shops.
    Visit the Anne Frank House and take part in an educational workshop.
    Evening flight back to the UK.

School Trip Accommodation

Accommodation

We use safe and secure accommodation especially suited to schools. Our accommodation is usually 2* or youth hostel standard and provides a perfect base for enjoying your tour. All accommodation we use is audited, and our auditing regime is verified by independent experts.

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Amsterdam Canals

Amsterdam Film and Media Studies

from £437pp

Based on 3 days

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