Are you looking for educational activities for children during the school year? Why not use school time to plan an original outing for school children?
Discover Freddie Tours, specially designed for schools, and offer your students a unique experience to explore and learn about the musical history, culture and treasures of Montreux.
Our interactive tours give students a fun way to discover Montreux's rich musical history and the close connection between Freddie Mercury, the lead singer of the band Queen, and the town.
Press and media coverage
Here are some publications, press articles, newspaper excerpts but also documentaries, some of which have been broadcasted on major national and international TV channels.
Children can discover this incredible heritage through a tailor-made tour. The programme of activities combines learning and entertainment and takes into account the educational needs of the schools. For each school group, this musical awakening can be part of an educational project.
In addition to the Freddie Tour, teachers can, for example, screen the blockbuster "Bohemian Rhapsody" in the classroom. The movie tells the story of the legendary band Queen and its iconic lead singer, Freddie Mercury. It provides a cultural and musical perspective that complements our guided tours, allowing students to better understand the impact of the band on the history of music. The educational project is therefore organised around extra activities in your schools.
For students learning English, it is possible to conduct the tour entirely in English. The English version of the interactive audio guides was recorded by Peter Freestone, Freddie Mercury's personal assistant for 12 years. It offers an immersive experience to practice the language and gives a unique and authentic insight into the life of Freddie Mercury and the history of Queen, while discovering exciting places.
Your guide is a native of Montreux can adapt to all school levels, from primary to secondary school, including high school. He will capture the attention of the students with fascinating anecdotes and clear explanations. Every child will be able to discover this musical universe with pleasure and learn from it.
Whether it's a school outing, a school run or a cultural trip, offer your pupils an unforgettable experience that will enrich their school experience and stimulate their interest in learning. Booking is possible during the school holidays as well as during the year. The Freddie Tours can be made at the time of your choice, for a half-day of discovery that fits in with your educational plans.
Don't wait any longer and book your educational guided tour for your school now.
We will be happy to send you details of the activities available for school groups on request. Every school is welcome to discover the exciting world of Freddie Mercury!
The history of music in Montreux, the stay of Freddie Mercury and the band Queen with fascinating facts and stories.
Duration about 1 hour.
Easy walk of 1 kilometre on the lakeside of Montreux.
Meeting place: under the Montreux "Covered Market", behind the bus stop, "Montreux Marché". Google Maps
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Freddie Tour (Extended)
An extended version of the Freddie Tour. A more complete itinerary with more places, stories, pictures and anecdotes to discover.
Duration about 2.5 hours.
Easy 2 km walk in town and along the lake.
Meeting place: in front of the "Montreux Jazz Festival" sign of the (2m2c) Montreux Convention Centre. Google Maps.