For the first time in nine years the annual ranking of North Carolina’s most visited museums and historic attractions has a new leader, The newly expanded North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.
Biltmore House becomes the scene of a festive celebration hosted by the Vanderbilts in this new exhibition featuring displays of clothing reproduced from family photos and portraits in Biltmore’s collection.
AARP is hosting the region's largest celebration to honor Veterans and those who serve their community and nation at "A Celebration of Our Freedom," on Saturday, November 12.
Setting off to explore our nation’s historical sites and cultural heritage is the start of a lifetime of discovery. 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. Because a better travel experience today creates more engaged, independent and motivated thinkers tomorrow.
Summer is the ideal time to introduce your class to the source of the food they eat everyday. At the same time, they will receive insight into North Carolina’s largest industry, agriculture. Here are a few of the many family farms in North Carolina welcoming visits from school field trips.
The Airborne & Special Operations Museum (ASOM) is part of the United States Army Museum System. Located near Fort Bragg, Fayetteville, North Carolina, it opened to the public on August 16, 2000, the 60th anniversary of the first U.S. Army parachute jump in 1940 at Fort Benning, Ga. The museum's emphasis is on United States military history especially U.S. Army Airborne and Special Operations Forces.
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!
The Alabama Theatre is a public theatre located in the Barefoot Landing shopping complex in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States. Opened in 1993, the theatre hosts shows geared towards families vacationing in the Myrtle Beach area.
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.
Following a half-million dollar renovation, the Andy Griffith Museum is once again open in Andy’s
hometown of Mount Airy.
Are you looking for adventurous outdoor activities or exciting things to do in downtown Asheville? Well look no further... The Adventure Center of Asheville offers Asheville's Best Adventures, just 5 minutes from downtown. Enjoy expansive views of the Asheville skyline from Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures or hop on one of our top-end mountain bikes and learn the meaning of "flow" on our on-site trail system created and groomed for the KOLO Bike Park. Looking for a unique and exciting challenge? Then head up into the trees at Asheville Treetops Adventure Park, an elevated obstacle course with five levels of difficulty. Bringing the kids? Check out KidZip, America's first zipline adventure designed for kids under 10.
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
Summertime means a break from school work for most kids, but we know teachers always encourage “never stop learning.” So here is a great family fieldtrip to keep summer learning fun.
For the ninth time in ten years, Biltmore ranks as the state’s largest historic attraction, according to an annual survey conducted by Carolina Publishing Associates of Matthews, NC.