Ideas for planning educational travel

Places to go

This category contains suggestions for places to go for future student group tours. Find student-friendly travel suppliers in these inspirational tour suggestions.

New Orleans Museum of Art shares robust collection

New Orleans Museum of Art
As the The Big Easy’s oldest fine arts institution, the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) in Louisiana is home to an expansive permanent collection of...

The Historic Artcraft Theatre enchants students

Students experience history firsthand at The Historic Artcraft Theatre in Franklin, Indiana. History talks, movies and tours for school groups can be arranged at the 1922...

Carousel museum combines fun with learning

New England Carousel Museum
With 100 years of carousel art and history on display, The New England Carousel Museum in Bristol, Connecticut, shares the joy of the nostalgic...

Schubert Club Museum presents joy of making music

tour at Schubert Club Museum music musical
Students encounter a one-of-a-kind collection of musical instruments and manuscripts at Schubert Club Museum in downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota. Kate Cooper, director of education and museum,...

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 historians take students...

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 museum holds...

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 in the new...

Love to learn: Loudoun County, Virginia

Oatlands
Learning opportunities are plentiful in Loudoun County, Virginia. Check out these student-friendly stops. AGRISCIENCE Loudoun’s rich agricultural history is brought to life at Great Country Farms. For...

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.  “The Fox Theatre...