Paris Fashion & Textiles

from £320pp

Based on 3 days

Suitable for Secondary Schools

Overview

Our Fashion and Textiles tours allow students to discover how the fashion industry works in different cultures and provides invaluable study opportunities for students of fashion, textiles and tailoring, as well as cultural history.

There is no better destination to immerse yourself in the history and business of clothing than the birthplace of haute couture and the home of many famous fashion house headquarters. 

This is a fantastic tour, which includes visits to a textile museum, guided fashion tour of Paris, opportunities to see key garments from famous designers such as Yves Saint Laurent or Pierre Cardin, and learning about current trends at the Galleries Lafayette Fashion Show.

Our Suggested Itinerary

3 day itinerary by Coach, from £320 per person
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  1. Day 1

    Depart school and arrive in Paris in the afternoon.

    Visit the Marché Saint Pierre, the city’s largest and oldest textile market.

    Stoll around Montmartre, Paris's artistic neighbourhood.

  2. Day 2

    Gain an insight into the fashion world in Paris with a Guided Fashion Walk with a fashion specialist.

    Visit the Pierre Cardin Museum, an exhibition dedicated to the working life of the avant-garde designer.

    Explore one of the permanent exhibitions at the Musée de la Mode et du Textile.

  3. Day 3

    Take a guided tour of Yves Saint Laurent's old atelier, now a foundation-museum dedicated to his life and work. 

    Get an exclusive sneak peek at this season's fashion at the Galleries Lafayette Fashion Show! (Fridays at 3pm)

    Depart Paris for the return journey back to school.

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. Some examples of the accommodation we offer in Paris is the FIAP Jean Monnet, Résidence Internationale de Paris and several Auberges de Jeunesse.

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Textiles School Trips

Paris Fashion & Textiles

from £320pp

Based on 3 days

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