England’s History & Heroism in the South East
The stories of British heroism and history come alive during a learning adventure in the heart of the “Garden of England,” as local experts share insight into battles, war and strategy.
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Program No. 22572RJ
10 days
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At a Glance

In Richard II, Shakespeare described England as, “This sceptred isle, this fortress built by Nature for herself…” The history of British conflicts, these wars waged upon a small country on the edge of Europe, has shaped the world as we know it today. From Roman and Viking invasions to the finest hours of World War II and beyond, we’ll explore what made Britain such a uniquely important country and how it has consistently changed the landscape of history. Discover battlefields, museums, castles and more in the “Garden of England” before immersing yourself in all London has to offer.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Explore the history of Britain through its wars, from 1066 to the modern day.
  • Follow in the footsteps of William the Conqueror from the battle of Hastings to his coronation in London.
  • Discover how the Battle of Britain exposed the extraordinary courage and unbreakable spirit of solider and civilian alike.
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