• America’s Newest Fort Opens in Statesville

    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.

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  • 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. 

     

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  • Experience Mystery of Appalachia in the Mountains of North Carolina

    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.

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  • 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.

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  • Construction Is Underway for Monroe Science Center

    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.

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  • NC Museum of History Debuts New QuiltSpeak Exhibit

  • 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.

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  • Historic Attractions in Currituck, NC

    Corolla Park, Whalehead Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, Currituck Lighthouse, Historic Corolla Village, Wild Horse Museum and Store, Audobon Sanctuary.

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  • 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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This Season's Featured Attractions

Patterson Farm

Patterson Farm

South Carolina Aquarium

South Carolina Aquarium

NC Transportation Museum

NC Transportation Museum

NC Zoo

NC Zoo

Most Popular field trip attractions

Bradford Denton House

Bradford Denton House

The newest restoration project in Halifax County, it is a modest, simply constructed 1760’s historic home named after Colonel John Bradford...

ACIS Exceptional Educational Journeys

ACIS Exceptional Educational Journeys

Maximize the impact of your school trip to Washington D.C., New York City, Miami, Boston, Chicago or other domestic destinations by partnering with our travel experts to craft the perfect educational program for your goals and needs. 

Ripley’s Aquarium

Ripley’s Aquarium

Plan your next event at the aquarium, have a magical wedding reception, an amazing birthday party, or a one of a kind catered event.

Pullen Park

Pullen Park

Pullen Park is a public park in Raleigh, North Carolina west of downtown, adjacent to the campus of North Carolina State University, between Western Boulevard and Hillsborough Street.

Asheville's Fun Depot

Asheville's Fun Depot

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

Riverbanks Zoo

Riverbanks Zoo

The Riverbanks Zoo and Garden is a 170-acre zoo, aquarium, and botanical garden located along the Saluda River in Columbia, SC.

Bethania

Bethania

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.

Wells Fargo History Museum

Wells Fargo History Museum

Wells Fargo history demonstrates our timeless strengths—security, reliability, innovation and progress—and our lasting commitment to the communities we serve.

North Carolina Museum of History

North Carolina Museum of History

Capital Area Visitor Services provides scheduling for groups of 10 or more who plan to visit government and cultural attractions in the capital city.

NASCAR Hall of Fame

NASCAR Hall of Fame

The NASCAR Hall of Fame honors drivers who have shown exceptional skill at NASCAR driving, all-time great crew chiefs and owners, and other major contributors to competition within the sanctioning body.

Livermon Park & Mini Zoo

Livermon Park & Mini Zoo

Playground for children, picnic areas and the adjacent petting zoo. Across from the Cashie Wetland Walk and Canoe Trail.

Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park

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.

Exploration Station

Exploration Station

Our diverse, creative exhibits and educational programming featuring: science, technology,
engineering, math (STEM), and advanced manufacturing will foster life-long learning.

 

Children's Museum of SC

Children's Museum of SC

Come TOUCH, EXPLORE AND PLAY while learning about your world through the interactive exhibits and programs at the Children's Museum of South Carolina.

Lexington County Museum

Lexington County Museum

A unique learning opportunity to view structures and artifacts that focus on sharing the life stories of local residents from the colonial period to the Civil War. Founded in 1970, the museum complex sprawls across seven acres in downtown Lexington and features more than 30 historic structures that have been moved to the site from locations throughout the county.

Old Salem Museum and Gardens

Old Salem Museum and Gardens

Experience early American history in the unique Moravian settlement of Salem. Original structures, gardens, tours, artifacts, hands-on workshops, fun family events and shopping.

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