Educational School & College Trips to New York

There is no better way to inspire your school, sixth form or college students than on an educational school trip to New York. The Big Apple is home to some of the most iconic landmarks in the world and offers a fantastic and diverse range of educational visits for your group to suit almost any subject. From the Art & Design masterpieces at the Met, to the bustling business district of Wall Street, to the history of Ellis Island and the glitz and glamour of Times Square and Broadway, New York has something to amaze your group, whether you are teaching Art & Design, Business & Economics, Theatre and Performing Arts and more.

With our excellent flight prices, range of student-friendly accommodations from low to high budget, and specialist subject-related visit options we can tailor an exciting and competitive educational trip to New York for your group and ensure you and your students spend an unforgettable time away with us.

So what are you waiting for ? Make sure you get in touch with our vastly experienced New York team today so we can create an exciting study trip for you and your school, sixth form or college students, all at the best possible prices.

Destination Guide

New York is 6-8hrs by air from the UK and well served from most major airports, either direct from the likes of London and Manchester or via services from regional airports. Our accommodations range from budget youth centres such as the YMCA Westside or Vanderbilt, through basic hotels such as the Pennsylvania, all the way up to superior class hotels such as the Manhattan at Times Square or Edison, so we will ensure we tailor the right option to your group depending on your budget or previous experience.


  • World Class Museums and Galleries
  • Empire State Building
  • "Top of the Rock" Rockefeller Center
  • Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Museum
  • Wall Street
  • Central Park
  • Range of walking or coach tours
  • Wide range of themed restaurants and diners
  • Sports Event at Madison Square Garden or Brooklyn
  • Broadway workshops and all the latest shows

Educational Visits

Educational trips to New York, like London, can cater brilliantly for almost every subject. Art & Design will always be at the top, given the sensational array of museums and galleries such as the Met, Guggenheim and MOMA. However, Business and Economics also plays a big part in our educational trips, with in-depth visits to Wall Street, including walking tours, Fed Res Bank and seminars at the Museum of American Finance among others.

Among our other most popular subjects are Theatre and Performing Arts and with the bright lights of Broadway and a superb array of shows and workshops for your students to enjoy it rivals London.

Elsewhere students of History and Politics will marvel at the likes of Ellis Island Immigration museum, Statue of Liberty and the many walking tours we can arrange, Media and Film students can enjoy MOMI and Paley and students of Architecture, Science and even catering can enjoy extensive visit programmes we can provide.

Visits & Excursions

New York has so much to offer within Manhattan that groups will often never step off the island during their educational trip here, however, in addition to the walking tours and coach trips we can provide around the city, the boroughs and local area also provide fascinating visit options.

Why not let us take your group on a cultural trip to Harlem or Brooklyn, or take in one of the sporting events at the Barclay Center. Further afield we can even take your group to a shopping mall or on a day trip to the Nation's Capital if you can get the student up early enough !

Whatever your requirements please let our expert team know and we will create the perfect itinerary for your group to add the finishing touches to what should be an unforgettable experience with us.


  • New York

    Most accommodations in New York offer a room-only basis, however, a few will include breakfast into the package which is a real bonus for groups. There are also always plenty of local restaurants at good value for money nearby. If budget is really tight the likes of the Pennsylvania Hotel and YMCAs are a good option, however, upgrades to high quality hotels such as the Manhattan at Times Square, Ameritania and Edison are available on request. Please let our account manager know and we will give you a range of options to choose from on your educational trip to New York with us.

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