Ideas for planning educational travel

Trip Ideas

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5 Stops: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Gettysburg battlefield
Home to America’s most famous Civil War battlefield, Gettysburg is the perfect destination for a history lesson. Museums, tours and living...

Spark curiosity at Bennington Museum

Bennington Museum exterior
When touring Bennington Museum in Bennington, Vermont, students are immersed in the region’s diverse art, rich history and culture of innovation. The...

Join ‘Four Hours of Fun’ at Fort Worth Stockyards

Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District
Quanah Parker, Bill Pickett and Jesse Chisholm are a few characters whose stories will come to life at the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic...

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
An exploration of human rights, environmental stewardship and history is on the agenda for this inspiring tour around Canada’s cultural cradle.

5 Stops: Vermont African American Heritage Trail

Hildene The Lincoln Family Home
Among Vermont’s early settlers, African Americans tilled the land, built homes and fought in the Revolutionary War. African Americans helped to establish communities...

Fort Ticonderoga is the definition of destination education

Fort Ticonderoga
Set on 2,000 acres in rural northern New York, Fort Ticonderoga is a major cultural destination, with student group offerings as...

Love to learn: Loudoun County, Virginia

Oatlands
Learning opportunities are plentiful in Loudoun County, Virginia. Check out these student-friendly stops.

Fox Theatre wows with tours

marquee of fox theatre in detroit
In downtown Detroit, Michigan, students can receive a behind-the-scenes tour of the restored Fox Theatre, one of America’s most elegant and grand theaters.

5 Stops: Fort Wayne, Indiana

aerial view of Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne offers many day and overnight trips for experiential learning. From exploring behind the scenes of a music-lover’s dream at Sweetwater to...

Adventure awaits at Kersey Valley Zipline

Zip lining at Kersey Valley Zipline in Archdale, North Carolina
Tucked away in Archdale, North Carolina, Kersey Valley Zipline is an adrenaline junkie’s dream. “The zipline tour at Kersey Valley...