Metropolitan Museum of Art  has a permanent collection containing more than two million works of art, divided into nineteen curatorial departments. The main building, often referred to simply as "the Met", is one of the world's largest art galleries; there is also a much smaller second location in Upper Manhattan, at "The Cloisters", which features medieval art.  Educator Resources

Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) is located in Midtown Manhattan on 53rd Street, between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. It has been singularly important in developing and collecting modernist art, and is often identified as the most influential museum of modern art in the world.  The museum's collection offers an unparalleled overview in modern and contemporary art, including works of architecture and design, drawings, paintings, sculptures, photography, prints, illustrated books and artist's books, film, and electronic media. Educator Resources

American Museum of Natural History  is one of the largest and most celebrated museums in the world. Located across the street from Central Park, the Museum comprises 25 interconnected buildings that house 46 permanent exhibition halls, research laboratories, and its renowned library. The collections contain over 32 million specimens, of which only a small fraction can be displayed at any given time.  Educator Resources

Empire State Building is a 102-story landmark Art Deco skyscraper at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and West 34th Street. Its name is derived from the nickname for the state of New York, The Empire State. The 86th-floor observation deck offers impressive 360-degree views of the city. Educator Resources

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island The Statue of Liberty is located on a 12-acre island and was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States. It is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886, designated as a National Monument in 1924, and restored for her centennial anniversary on July 4, 1986. The American Family Immigration History Center (AFIHC) at the Ellis Island Immigration Museum contain manifests of 25 million immigrants, passengers, and crew members who entered New York Harbor between 1892 and 1924. Educator Resources


Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is the world’s leading performance arts center comprised of 12 different organizations. The most well-known are: Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York Opera, New York Philharmonic, and the Julliard School.

St. Patrick’s Cathedral is the largest gothic-style Catholic church in the United States. Over a half million visitors come to the church each year to tour and pray.

St. Paul’s Chapel & Museum  is located directly across the street from the site of the World Trade Center. The museum contains 23 different artifacts donated after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center.

Top of the Rock  The Observation Deck located on the 70th floor of the historic Rockefeller Center is one of New York Cities top tourist sites.  Educator Resources

United Nations Headquarters is a distinctive complex in New York overlooking the East River.  It contains the seats of the principal organs of the UN, including the General Assembly and Security Council.  Educator Resources

Apollo Theater is one of the most famous music halls in the United States, associated almost exclusively with African-American performers. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and was the home of "Showtime at the Apollo," a nationally syndicated television variety show consisting of new talent.  Educator Resources

Liberty Science Center is an interactive science museum and learning center located in Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey. In addition to its numerous exhibits, the museum also contains the largest IMAX Dome theater in the United States.  Educator Resources

Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum is a military and maritime history museum with a collection of museum ships in New York City. It is located at Pier 86 at 46th Street on the West Side of Manhattan. The museum showcases the World War II aircraft carrier USS Intrepid, the submarine USS Growler, a Concorde SST and a Lockheed A-12 supersonic reconnaissance plane.  Educator Resources

Guggenheim Museum  is considered to be Frank Lloyd Wright’s finest architectural masterpiece. It is the permanent home to a renowned collection of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, early Modern, and contemporary art and also features special exhibitions throughout the year.  Educator Resources

Times Square is a world famous commercial area in the heart of Manhattan. The extended Times Square area, also called the Theatre District, consists of the blocks between Sixth and Eighth Avenues from east to west, and West 40th and West 53rd Streets from south to north, making up the western part of the commercial area of Midtown Manhattan. It is also the site of the annual ball drop on New Year's Eve and contains the famous Toshiba billboard and the curved seven-story NASDAQ sign.
 
Rockefeller Center was originally built by the Rockefeller family and is also referred to as Rockefeller Plaza. It contains some of the most famous landmarks in the United States, including Radio City Music Hall and the "Today Show" studios. The plaza has about 200 flagpoles at varying intervals featuring the flags of United Nations member countries and of all 50 U.S. states and territories.  At the concourse level is the famous ice skating rink seen in countless movies and TV shows.

Central Park  is a public park in the heart of Manhattan. It is the most visited park in the United States with about twenty-five million visitors annually. The park contains several natural-looking lakes and ponds, extensive walking tracks, bridle paths, two ice-skating rinks, the Central Park Zoo, the Central Park Conservatory Garden, a wildlife sanctuary, a large area of natural woods, and an outdoor amphitheater called the Delacorte Theater which hosts the "Shakespeare in the Park" summer festivals.

Radio City Music Hall is an entertainment venue in Rockefeller Plaza. The theater is primarily used for concerts and live stage shows, but it is best known for the annual holiday "Radio City Christmas Spectacular" featuring the women’s precision dance team known as the Rockettes.

NBC Studio Tour  takes you through the halls and studios of the NBC’s New York operations. Led by an NBC page, you have the unique opportunity of visiting some of the most famous studios in the United States:  The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, The Late Night Show, and Saturday Night Live.

New Museum of Contemporary Art  is the only museum in New York exclusively devoted to presenting contemporary art from around the world. Over the past five years, the New Museum has exhibited artists from Argentina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, China, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Germany, Poland, Spain, South Africa, Turkey, and the United Kingdom among many other countries.

Museum of Arts and Design is a center for the collection, preservation, study, and display of contemporary hand-made objects in a variety of media, including clay, glass, metal, fiber, and wood.  Educator Resources

National Museum of the American Indian  is a branch of the Smithsonian Institution Museum of the American Indian and features contemporary and historical exhibits of art and artifacts by and about Native Americans.   

The Cathedral Church of St. John the Devine is the cathedral of the Episcopal Diocese and the fourth largest Christian church in the world.

World Trade Center was an original complex of seven buildings in lower Manhattan that were destroyed by the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The site is currently being rebuilt with six new skyscrapers and a memorial to the casualties of the attacks.

New York City is the best destination for theater students.  On a Broadway Lights Student Tour of Manhattan, your students experience world-class entertainment that will open their eyes to new possibilities.

 

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In addition to seeing Broadway and Off Broadway shows, you can provide a learning experience for your students that is only available in New York City.  Broadway Classroom workshops are the ultimate educational experience for students of the theater.  Each workshop is conducted by professional theater artists and industry experts; there are many to choose from.

 

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And of course there is so much more to your tour of New York!  Your group will experience the sights and sounds of the city with visits to the most popular attractions, museums, and landmarks. 

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The Music in Manhattan tour of New York City is an outstanding choice for Bands, Choirs and Orchestras who are looking for a performance opportunity in one of world's most exciting cities.

 

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Student Adventures will create an itinerary that includes Broadway Shows, New York City sightseeing, student workshops and a performance before a live audience at one or more of these New York venues:

The Statue of Liberty
Central Park
Battery Park
Saint Paul the Apostle / Trinity Church
Saint John the Divine
Saint Paul's Chapel at Ground Zero
Carnegie Hall
Saint Patrick's Cathedral (Late 2011)


New York has so many great places to see.  We'll work with you to create an itinerary that will be customized specifically for your group.

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Please call us to learn more about any of our student tour opportunities.


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The Ultimate NYC Experience  (5 Days-4 Nights)

If you love New York like we do, or if you've never been to the Big Apple, we highly recommend the 5-Day Ultimate New York City experience.  Every day will be packed with educational and fun activities.  And with a 5-day itinerary, you can choose from scores of student-friendly tour options.

 

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Here are some ideas of what you may include on your tour:

* Spirit Cruise
* Broadway Classroom Workshop
* Top of the Rock observation deck or Empire State Building
* Explore Rockefeller Center
* St. Patrick's Cathedral
* Manhattan Guided Tour
- Harlem
- Central Park
- Lincoln Center
- Greenwich Village
- Little Italy
- Chinatown
- Wall St. & Ground Zero
* Apollo Theatre Tour
* Metropolitan Museum of Art
* Radio City Music Hall Tour
* NBC Studio Tour
* Shopping on 5th Avenue
* Explore Central Park
* Two Broadway or Off-Broadway Shows
* Group Photo in Times Square
* Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
* Explore South Street Seaport
* Sony Wonder Labs
* Meals

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Highlights of New York City (3 Days-2 Nights)

Manhattan  Adventure  (4 Days-3 Nights)



Please call us today to discuss tour options, and get ready for the Ultimate New York City Experience!

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Manhattan  Adventure  (4 Days-3 Nights)

The Manhattan Adventure provides student groups with four full days to experience one of the world's greatest cities.  This tour includes two Broadway shows and visits to dozens of New York's most popular attractions.

 

 

 

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Although your tour options are limitless, here is just a sample of what may be included in a Manhattan Adventure Tour:

* Broadway Classroom Workshop
* Top of the Rock observation deck or Empire State Building
* Explore Rockefeller Center
* St. Patrick's Cathedral
* Manhattan Guided Tour
- Harlem
- Central Park
- Lincoln Center
- Greenwich Village
- Little Italy
- Chinatown
- Wall St. & Ground Zero
* Radio City Music Hall Tour
* NBC Studio Tour
* Shopping on 5th Avenue
* Explore Central Park
* Two Broadway or Off-Broadway Shows
* Group Photo in Times Square
* Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
* Explore South Street Seaport
* Sony Wonder Labs
* Meals

 

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The Ultimate NYC Experience  (5 Days-4 Nights)


Your 4-day tour offers a lot of flexibility.  Please call us today, and we will work with you to create a custom experience that your students will love you for!

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