School Trips

School Trips

Smugglers Adventure and Hastings Castle & 1066 Story are uniquely placed in the heart of the largest beach launched fishing community in the UK providing a wealth of educational material for children of all key stages.
A school visit to the attractions takes children on a journey through time, transporting them back hundreds of years.
For just £5.75 a child at Smugglers Adventure or £3.95 a child at Hastings Castle, your school can enjoy a great educational day out.
With the two attractions in close proximity, we offer a great combined rate for the trips of just £8.68 a child.
An educational trip to has so much to offer:
• Free teacher pre-familiarisation visit
• Smugglers Adventure offers an all weather visit
• Free teacher places based on the following ratios:
• 1 to 4 Nursery Groups
• 1 to 6 Primary Education School Groups
• 1 to 10 Secondary Education School Groups.

Alternatively book Discover Hastings multi-attraction group ticket – Smugglers Adventure, Hastings Castle and Blue Reef Aquarium for £13.80 per child.

We also offer Smugglers Adventure and Blue Reef Aquarium combined for £11.30 per child.

Download risk assessments:
 icon-pdfHastings Castle risk assessment
icon-pdf Hastings Castle risk assessment part 2
icon-pdf Smugglers Adventure risk assessment
icon-pdf Smugglers Adventure risk assessment part 2

Please contact our team to discuss how we can make your school visit even better on 01424 444412 or via email at [email protected]

Terms and Conditions

1. All schools must pay the full balance of the visit on arrival at Smugglers Adventure and/or Hastings Castle. Cash, Credit cards or school cheque are all accepted (with the exception of American Express).
An Invoice may be raised with prior arrangement and must be paid in full before the date of the visit. A receipt will be provided on the day.
2. Bookings are taken on a first come, first served basis and you are strongly advised to book early for peak periods (May, June and July).
3. Smugglers Adventure and Hastings Castle are not responsible for personal items damaged or lost within the attraction or surrounding ground, other than in circumstances covered by our Public Liability Insurance.
4. All groups are advised to take out their own personal insurance for out-of-school visits and activities.
5. Smugglers Adventure and Hastings Castle would like to remind all visitors that for operational or other circumstances, certain exhibits, attractions or facilities may be unavailable at any time.
6. Smugglers Adventure and Hastings Castle reserve the right to ask any individual or party to leave the premises if they are causing disruption or acting in a way that offends or disturbs other visitors. No monies will be refundable in this event.



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