London Stadium Tours (Former Olympic Stadium)
Delaware North, London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Park, London, E20 2ST
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Pupils can tour the home team's changing room; the dugout; race on the indoor running track; and much more!
Listed under: Design and Technology | STEM | Team Building | Outdoor Education | Football Rugby & Cricket Clubs | Day Trip Destinations | Science | PSHE | PE (Physical Education/Sport) | Science Discovery Centre
What we offer
For educational visits we offer an inspiring and engaging tour that combines the legacy of the 2012 games and the innovations that have transformed the stadium into a world class venue that is now the home to UK Athletics and Premier League football team, West Ham United. From your initial enquiry, to the moment your leave the stadium our specialist team work hard to understand your requirements and ensure we deliver an experience that exceeds your expectations. Our dedicated bookings team are on hand to provide you with all the pre-visit information you need including; risk-assessments, free coach parking, free teacher places and much more.
On the day itself you will be greeted by one of our experienced stadium tour guides who will provide each student with an individual multimedia device and worksheets which will be referred to throughout the tour, enhancing the visit The route encompasses all the areas of interest from panoramic views of the stadium bowl and roof, to our unique indoor track that allows your students to participate in various sporting activities.
Each part of the tour is designed to engage students, with the supporting worksheets providing a number of activities and covering a range of topics. At the end of the tour each participant (including the teachers!) receive a free personalised certificate to say they have experienced the London Stadium Tour. When the time comes to leave our stadium your students will have the opportunity to explore the grounds of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and discover sites such as the Aquatics Centre, the Velodrome and the ArcelorMittal Orbit.
What makes us a great choice?
Our tour takes your students on a journey of discovery as they gain a fascinating insight into the innovations that exist at the London Stadium; whilst also being wowed by reliving the inspiring moments that made the London 2012 games the greatest games of all time. Our part-guided/part-multimedia tour keeps children engaged throughout and offers an excellent environment to learn with the addition of our new worksheets.
Group Sizes Catered For
Materials, Resources & Information Provided
In July 2017 we enlisted the specialist knowledge and experience of ‘Exciting Education’ to develop and deliver educational work packs that enhance our educational stadium tour, creating a fun learning experience for children of all ages. Our 12 worksheets cover key stages 2, 3 and 4 across the following subjects;
Innovations Science at the Stadium Social and Health Education – Being Respected and Respecting Others Samples of our worksheets can be downloaded here KS2 – Science – https://stadiumtourbookings.london-stadium.com/pdfs/Key_Stage_2_Science_Sample_pages.pdf
KS5 – PHSE - https://stadiumtourbookings.london-stadium.com/pdfs/KS5_PSHE_final_sample.pdf
Photography, Filming & Audio Restrictions
We actively encourage all tour participants to take and record as many photos and videos as possible.
Risk Assessment Details
We supply a completed risk assessment but also provide two complimentary tickets for teachers to come and experience the tour and route, allowing them to conduct their own assessment ahead of their group’s visit.
Education Officer Information
Please contact our tours bookings team via the email link above or call us for any enquiries. Our office opening hours are Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00.
Ticket Type Price Free Teacher Ratio
Primary £8.99 1 per 10 pupils
Secondary (up to 15 years inclusive £8.99 1 per 10 pupils
6th Form (16+) £11.99 1 per 10 pupils
College £11.99 1 per 10 pupils
Additional Teacher £14.99 1 per 10 pupils
Not necessarily, however the tour does visit outside areas and we request teachers ensure their students are appropriately dressed for inclement weather. Additionally, there is a sporting activity section to the tour where appropriate footwear is recommended but not essential.
First Aid Information
All member of the London Stadium security team are first aid trained.
Stadium Store (West Ham) Stadium Café There are no indoor facilities provided to eat a packed lunch. The Olympic Park does however have ample space for eating outdoors.
Accessibility & Disabled Facilities
Our Stadium tour is fully accessible.
Opening Hours & Information
Our tour is available on all non-match/event days from 10:00 to 15:00 (15:30 on Saturdays). Please check our website for up to date information.