What's New

Field Trip Adventure at Historic Rural Hill Gives Students History and Much More

Field Trip Adventure at Historic Rural Hill Gives Students History and Much More

Historic Rural Hill in Huntersville just outside Charlotte is a unique field trip experience for any group of students. Here they will not only experience centuries of history brought to life, but also hone their skills in science, reading, creative thinking and math.

Introduce Your Students to the World of Agriculture with an Agritourism Farm Tour

Introduce Your Students to the World of Agriculture with an Agritourism Farm Tour

Hay rides, corn mazes, pumpkin patches and pick your own fruit are just a few of the many fun and educational experiences your students can enjoy on a field trip visit to a North Carolina family farm.

Hickory’s Hart Square Village Transports Students Back Three Centuries

Hickory’s Hart Square Village Transports Students Back Three Centuries

Tucked away on 200 secluded acres outside of Hickory is a hidden historical gem awaiting North Carolina school field trip visits. Hart Square Village is the largest collection of historical log buildings in the United States.

Patterson Farm Tour Introduces Students to the Importance of Agriculture

Patterson Farm Tour Introduces Students to the Importance of Agriculture

For more than two decades, Patterson Farm in Mount Ulla has provided school students the opportunity to learn about where there food originates through specially-designed tours in a real life farm setting.

Originally Patterson Farm offered strawberry and pumpkin tours. Today,  nine school group tours designed to educate and enhance classroom learning are offered throughout the year. Here’s a sampling.

Take a bite out of hunger during Toucan Tuesdays at Riverbanks Zoo

Take a bite out of hunger during Toucan Tuesdays at Riverbanks Zoo

Take a bite out of hunger and save on zoo admission during Toucan Tuesdays a Summer-Long Food Drive Benefitting Harvest Hope Food Bank Heats Up this June  at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

Treasure Mine Adventure Tour at Patterson Farm

Treasure Mine Adventure Tour at Patterson Farm

Patterson Farm Market & Tours, Inc. is thrilled to offer a new Treasure Mine Adventure at our farm.  The addition of the Treasure Mine Adventure offers Patterson Farm additional educational opportunities to discuss the difference between rocks and minerals, their lifecycle, fossils, arrowheads and the Native American culture, and much, much more. 

Day Out with Thomas THE FRIENDSHIP TOUR 2017 at Tweetsie

Day Out with Thomas THE FRIENDSHIP TOUR 2017 at Tweetsie

Enjoy a day of family fun with Them The Tank EngineTM at Tweetsie Railroad on June 9-18. Day Out with Thomas is a fun-filled event that provides children of all ages the opportunity to climb aboard and take a ride with Thomas as well as participate in Thomas & FriendsTM themed activities.

Designed for Drama Fashion from the Classics at Biltmore

Designed for Drama Fashion from the Classics at Biltmore

The artistry of great literary works, costume design, and movie making comes together in Designed for Drama: Fashion from the Classics, a new exhibition premiering in Biltmore House.

<<  1 2 3 4 [56 7 8 9  >>  

Recent Stories

  •   National Mustang Museum coming to Concord, North Carolina
  •  BOO-SEUM PROGRAMS AT HANDS ON!
  •  Recycled Critter Craft at Hands On!
  • AARP is hosting the region's largest celebration to honor Veterans and those who serve their community and nation at
  • ASK THE EXPERTS! CONSERVATION ASSISTANCE DAY at the NC Museum of History
  • August Programs for the North Carolina Museum of History
  • Autumn falls into color at Grandfather Mountain
  • Barefoot Landing Introduces Several New Specialty Shops And Other Exciting Venues For The 2016 Season
  • Birds, Blooms and Moms This Weekend at the North Carolina Zoo
  • Black History Month Comes Alive At Charleston’s McLeod Plantation
  • Brand New: Discovery Place Unveils New Branding Initiative in Celebration of 70 Years of Science in the Carolinas
  • Capital City/Lake Murray Country Area Is Rich with History and Adventure
  • Carowinds Debuts New Waterpark and Intra-Active 3-D Game
  • Carowinds’ County Fair Construction Update
  • Biltmore Christmas
  • Celebrate the Glory of Steam Locomotives at Tweetsie Railroad
  • Coastal Region Marks Blackbeard’s 300th Anniversary
  • Conservative Heroes: Fourteen Leaders Who Shaped America,  From Jefferson to Reagan
  • DaVinci’s Machines Now On Display at Discovery Place in Charlotte
  • Day Out with Thomas THE FRIENDSHIP TOUR 2017 at Tweetsie
  • Designed for Drama Fashion from the Classics at Biltmore
  • Destination Riverbanks Welcomes Return of Popular Pinnipeds
  • Discover  NC's First State Capitol The Tryon Palace in New Bern, NC
  • Discover and Relive America's Past in Historic Beaufort, SC
  • Discover Dinosaurs and So Much More at Brookgreen Gardens
  • Discover Historic Bath, NC Where Blackbeard Roamed 300 Years Ago
  • Discover Tiger World in Rockwell, NC
  • Discover Trains and More at the NC Transportation Museum
  • Discover Your Governors
  • Discovery Place KIDS prepares local families for their child’s first day of Kindergarten
  • Discovery Place KIDS-Huntersville Welcomes 1 Millionth Visitor
  • Duke Homestead Celebrates Harvest & Hornworm Festival
  • Eastern North Carolina Commemorates Blackbeard 300
  • Exhibit-Related Programs for Selma to Montgomery
  • Experience Naturalist Weekend at Grandfather Mountain
  • Explore 18th Century Native American Life with A Cherokee Field Trip
  • Farm Field Trips  Introduce Students to Agriculture
  • Field Trip Adventure at Historic Rural Hill Gives Students History and Much More
  • Final Weeks to See BODY WORLDS at Discovery Place
  • First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare, on Tour from the Folger Shakespeare Library, Coming to N.C. Museum of History
  • Five Latino Artists Demonstrate Their Work at the N.C. Museum of History
  • FLY FISHING MUSEUM OF THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS MOVES TO BRYSON CITY, NC
  • Fort Dobbs Ready to Begin Construction
  • Gluten-free recipe wins State Fair cooking contest
  • Grand Opening of New ‘Souped-Up’ Town Market Exhibit
  • Grandfather Mountain Animal Birthday Party set for June 15
  • Grandfather Mountain announces 2017 schedule of events
  • Grandfather Mountain Camera Clinic returns Aug. 13-14
  • Grandfather Mountain celebrates John Muir Day
  • Grandfather Mountain Guided Walks Celebrate Rhododendron Blooms
  • Grandfather Mountain hosts KidFest Sept. 10
  • Greensboro Science Center  Welcomes New Carousel
  • Greensboro Science Center Opens Prehistoric Passages Exhibit
  • Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for SECU Memorial Walkway
  • Hawk Watch Returns to Grandfather Mountain
  • HEAD, SHOULDERS, KNEES AND TOES . . . Remember These Words?
  • Hickory’s Hart Square Village Transports Students Back Three Centuries

This Season's Advertisers

   Carolina-Field-Trips-Magazine

Carolina Publishing

PO Box 1155
Matthews, NC 28106

(704) 708-6270

E-News