School Residential Trips
Accredited by the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC), Ford Castle is a real medieval castle in Northumberland, right on the Scottish border and steeped in history.
Dating back to the 13th century, Ford has seen battles and has even housed royalty. Now, as part of the Château Beaumont Group, we are a unique learning facility with huge private grounds, friendly staff and exciting activities.
As well as offering a variety of onsite and offsite activities like High Ropes, Archery, Castle Olympics and Canoeing. Ford Castle is also a great base for excursions to local visitor attractions like Holy Island, Bamburgh and Seahouses. It is a fascinating building with many a secret to uncover; our visitors are invited to explore and bring the castle to life. Our knowledgeable staff will be happy to design an itinerary to cover everything you want to do.
Ford Castle outdoor activity centre is a magical venue for a residential visit, and we aim to deliver an unforgettable trip for your pupils!! If you're looking for an enriching outdoor residential centre with loads of character, look no further. Have a unique trip planned especially for you. Call us today!