London Boat Show
10-14 Jan 2018


Careers, Skills and Education Visits

School Visits 

Why Visit Us?

Book a trip that will inspire and excite your students at the London Boat Show! Celebrating 13 years of  'Careers, Skills and Education Visits' - an initiative set up to encourage a wide range of opportunities at the Show for students to learn more about maritime history, boating and working within the industry.

Working in partnership with Newham Borough Council we are offering local schools free admission.


For Colleges, Universities, Adult Education, Educational Institutes or Social Clubs
If you are an educational institute catering for pupils 16 years or above, there is the opportunity for you to arrange a visit to the Show for free. This is limited to the number of institutes permitted under this scheme and also the number of tickets per institute.

All requests will be on a first come first serve basis with no guarantee of qualifying for free tickets. All requests will be responded to individually to advise if you have been successful.

Complete the Registration Form to register your interest, and if successful you will also be required to complete and return the additional forms:

Teachers Educational Resources 

The following curriculum materials have been designed to add educational value to your visit to a boat show, if you are unable to attend you can still use these resources in the classroom.

The materials have links to the national curriculum.


Planning a school trip to the London Boat Show couldn't be simpler.

  • Free Information Sheet - important details about meeting points, nearest first aid centre etc to download, print and distribute to your students.
  • Risk Assessment - To make your visit safe please read through the Safety/Risk Assessment form, complete your details and return back to the Schools team
  • Site Visit Tickets - tickets are provided for a planning and research trip before your actual visit date - details requested as per your Registration form
  • Parking - There are plenty of areas to park around the Show. For more details visit ExCeL London travel page.

For all enquiries please contact Rosanna Lorrison 01784 223609 or email