New York has an amazing array of some of the best museums and galleries in the world, and there is no better way to inspire your student group than on an Art and Design educational trip to the Big Apple. We offer specialist programmes and study visits and workshops especially for schools, sixth forms and college groups, all at the best prices and with our dedicated and vastly experienced team. As well as having some of the most iconic sights and landmarks in the world, our Art and Design educational trips to New York also offer a fantastic and diverse range of educational visits including The Met, MoMA and Guggenheim Museum.
Some of the world's best museums and galleries!
Iconic Empire State building panoramic views
Broadway shows, workshops, sports events & more...
Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Museum
Great choice of themed restaurants and diners
Subject Specific Visits
The Frick Collection
Located on the upper east side and housing the collection of industrialist Henry Frick, featuring classic works by the likes of Vermeer, Rembrandt and Della Francesca.
The city’s third largest museum and located within a short ride from Manhattan, housing around one and a half million works it is an important visit to consider during your stay.
Whitney Museum of American Art
The leading museum of 20th century and contemporary art of the United States, the Whitney Museum of American Art offers a range of twentieth century and contemporary American art with a particular focus on works by living artists.
The Museum at FIT
Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology creates exhibitions that are both entertaining and educational. The museum aims to educate and inspire with a range of diverse and innovative exhibitions.
Museum of Arts and Design
Located at Columbus Circle MAD offers a stimulating look at modern, contemporary objects that represent innovation and creativity in the present day.
Other Top Visits
Empire State Building
Set in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, take a trip up the most iconic observation deck in the world and marvel at the 360° panoramic views across amazing New York City and beyond.
SUMMIT One Vanderbilt
A thrilling, immersive and multi-sensory new observatory experience in Midtown Manhattan which rearranges how visitors see the city, with mirrored walls, sound and lighting.
Statue of Liberty
Surely the most memorable image of New York “Liberty enlightening the World” is a must visit for student groups visiting the city. Combine with a fascinating audio guided tour of Ellis Island.
Top of the Rock
An equalling compelling visit and in some ways even better, with a larger observation deck, interactive displays and tremendous views across the city, including Central Park and of course the Empire State Building.
Central Park Ice Skating
We can provide discounted tickets for our groups including skate hire, jumping the usual queues and an hour on the ice. Enjoy this fabulous evening activity in stunning Central Park.
The High Line
A fascinating public park built on the site of a historic freight line and elevated above the streets of Manhattan. Well worth a visit during your stay to see Manhattan from a new angle!
Morning departure from UK. Afternoon arrival in New York. Transfer to your hotel and check in. A bit of free time before evening meal at Hard Rock Café.
Morning visit to the Empire State Building. Enjoy amazing panoramic views of the city. Afternoon visit to The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Evening meal at Planet Hollywood.
Enjoy a morning visit to the Guggenheim Museum. Grab some lunch and immerse yourselves in the collections at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Freshen up before an early dinner and then on to an evening Broadway show.
Morning make your way to Battery Park to take the ferry to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island museum. Return with some free time for shopping before afternoon transfer back to the airport for overnight flight home.
Morning arrival back in the UK.
Where to Stay
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 YMCAs are options, 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.