Skylark Battlefield Tours provides either general interest tours or specialist bespoke tours with an executive coaches up to 56 seats or an 8 seat minibus for:

Battlefield Tours - Schools and Colleges
War Grave Visit Request
Educational Resources - Learning Through Objects
Bespoke Battlefield Tours
Information for Parents

Skylark Battlefield Tours

Learning From Objects

For over 20 years Skylark Battlefield Tours has been providing a series of educational resources for schools and museum services.

‘An excellent spellbinding experience’

‘Pupils were in the palm of his hand’

‘A memorable learning experience’

Ofsted Inspectors

The most popular being full day artefact based presentations for:-


Life in the trenches during the Great War

History of medicine on the front line

Discover a landscape that still bears the scars of war…

These comprehensive, exciting tours will draw you in, challenge your emotions and immerse you in history that comes alive.

schools, colleges and universities

small groups of friends

family history

special interest groups and historical societies

military personnel and CCF

Most individuals, groups and schools discover Skylark Battlefield Tours by either direct recommendation or after much searching you finally discover an independent battlefield tour company that provides an individually created, well balanced and exciting itinerary.

An itinerary to challenge and draw you into the historical landscape of France and Flanders.

You will discover an incredible attention to historical detail in the interpretation of landscape, conflict and the all important personal stories linking the past to the present.

The most important aspect of travelling with Skylark Battlefield Tours is its individuality and operational flexibility.


Education Groups

Changes to school tours

From April 2016 Skylark will no longer be offering general tours to year 9 and below

Tours for years 10-13 will continue to operate as 3 day tours to either The Ypres Salient, the Somme or Lens/Loos

Poetry and prose tours will continue

as 3 or 4 days

Bespoke Tours

Family History Tours

Groups of Friends

Larger Adult Interest Groups

Military and CCF

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