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North Carolina’s Most Historic Field Trips

North Carolina’s Most Historic Field Trips

On a cold, windy December day in 1903 two brothers  from Ohio flew the world’s first heavier than air machine from the sandy shores of Kill Devil Hills and into history. The flight only lasted 12 seconds and traveled a mere 120 feet, but it was enough to change the course of human history. 

 

Get Wild Go Wild in Halifax County, NC

Get Wild Go Wild in Halifax County, NC

Make plans now to bring your class to Halifax County, North Carolina. Spend the day touring sites that will encourage your students to, “Get Wild & Go Wild”!  Don’t worry they will be very well behaved as they absorb all the interesting science and math education while having fun. 

 

Field Trip Scholarships Available At Grandfather Mountain

Field Trip Scholarships Available At Grandfather Mountain

Grandfather Mountain offers students the chance to take their love of nature to new heights through its Field Trip Scholarship program and is now accepting applications for grants to help finance school field trips next spring to Grandfather Mountain.

Field Trip Options at Kaleideum

Field Trip Options at Kaleideum

During the 2019-20 school year, Kaleideum has streamlined programming and organized the offerings as Learning Lab Programs, Performance-Based Programs, Planetarium Programs, Outdoor Programs, and Off-Site Programs.

NC Zoo The World’s Largest Natural Habitat Zoo

NC Zoo The World’s Largest Natural Habitat Zoo

The North Carolina Zoo, located in the heart of the state, is perfectly situated for an outdoor field trip for your students. The Zoo serves up a variety of fun, educational programs for school groups at all grade levels.

New Bern Academy Project  Begins at the Tryon Palace

New Bern Academy Project Begins at the Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace has begun restoration and preservation projects at the New Bern Academy, one of the State’s oldest incorporated schools.

The N.C. Transportation Museum The Museum That Moves You!

The N.C. Transportation Museum The Museum That Moves You!

Each Tuesday through Friday, the N.C. Transportation Museum offers guided tours for school students featuring a look into the mechanics and the history of transportation, from railroading and automotive exhibits and displays to aviation and maritime activities.

Joel Lane House Celebrates 250 Years

Joel Lane House Celebrates 250 Years

In 1769, Joel Lane decided to build his family home on rural farmland in an area that would become Wake County. Today, 250 years later, Joel Lane’s house still stands and is now in the heart of downtown Raleigh. 

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