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.
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.
An abandoned building at 316 East Franklin Street that was originally built as a grocery store is being transformed into the new Monroe Science Center.
For over 70 years school children from all over the Southeast have come to the North Carolina mountains in the area around Boone and Blowing Rock to experience an eclectic mix of attractions that bring out the true flavor of Appalachia.
Corolla Park, Whalehead Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, Currituck Lighthouse, Historic Corolla Village, Wild Horse Museum and Store, Audobon Sanctuary.
It’s rare to hear about the opening of a new fort, but September 21 marks the opening of Fort Dobbs, a reconstructed full-size replica of a fort first built 260 years ago to protect the western frontier of North Carolina.
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.
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.
BEST FIELD TRIP FOR ALL AGES “Fun, safe, and clean environment, with plenty to keep the kids busy!” School Outings, Church Groups, Birthday Parties and Team Building!
Asheville’s Fun Depot features; Indoor Go-Carts, Outdoor Go-Carts, “X” Rider 4D Simulator, Kids Adventure, Climbing Wall, Mini Bowling, Mini Golf w/Backlight, Laser Frenzy, Laser Tag, Bumper Cars, Arcade Gallery, Redemption Store, Sports Cafe
Imagine what life was like crossing the Atlantic on the Elizabeth II. Then see what real life was like in 1585 as you explore our American Indian Town, Settlement Site, Museum and more. Fun for the entire family. Manteo, 5 miles from Nags Head.
Voted Myrtle Beach, SC #1 Family Entertainment Attraction featuring the Best Shows and Concerts and should Top your list of Things To Do while on Vacation!
All Aboard this NEW CAROUSEL & MINIATURE TRAIN at Village Park in kannapolis.
Ride the new 1989 Bertazzon, double-decker carousel, Hop on the vintage model 1863, CP Huntington miniature train, Picnic and play at the playground, Splash in the SplashPad
Each year, over 100,000 visitors take part in the North Carolina State Capitol programs such as tours, holiday events, special ceremonies and educational programs.
The newest restoration project in Halifax County, it is a modest, simply constructed 1760’s historic home named after Colonel John Bradford...
Take your students "back in time" by planning your next field tricot Historic Rosedale Plantation! Discover plantation and village life of the Frew, Caldwell and Davidson families, who occupied this antebellum plantation.
One of North Carolina’s most treasured Civil War relics is the CSS Neuse, one of 26 ironclad ships in the Confederate Navy. The remains of the historic vessel have been moved to a new permanent home at 100 North Queen Street in downtown Kinston.
During our harvest seasons we invite groups to tour the farm and learn how the industry impacts their lives every day. Join us while we explore the wonders of farming...
All Aboard! Travel back in time and explore the history of railroads at the Hamlet Depot and Museum. North Carolina's only Queen Anne Victorian train station.
Travel back in time to Camp Flintlock. Exciting and affordable a field trip here could include a tent encampment with cooking demo, colonial store and dress up, Indian necklace making, Live fife & drum music, pop quiz with prizes, colonial games and much more.
North Carolina’s first planned Moravian community, Bethania offers a living and working town that is also devoted to preserving its history of 253 years. Historic Bethania offers a chance to explore the restored 1790s Wolff-Moser House, 1894 Alpha Chapel and enjoy a walk on the 1.5 mile Black Walnut Trail. Check website for more information.
The Blackbeard’s Queen Anne’s Revenge traveling exhibit returns to the N.C. Transportation Museum from January 16 through March 29.
Sylvan Heights Bird Park is a large 18-acre facility featuring walk-through aviaries displaying birds from South America, North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia...
Towering over a public park in Historic Downtown Wilson are 30 monumental metal sculptures turning and moving with the wind. Collectively they represent the world’s largest collection of whirligigs. In 2013 they became North Carolina’s official folk art.