2023 Northeast Field Trip Guide

2023 Edition

Welcome Back, Field Trips!

Field trips provide opportunities for hands-on learning, allow students to see how what they are learning in school is applicable in the real world, and help them develop social skills by interacting with their peers in a new environment. This new field trips guide discovers fun and enjoyable experiences for students, which can help foster a love of learning and make school more engaging.

This new Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Field Trip Guide is designed for middle school through high school teachers and student travel planners. Front-of-book sections provide inspiration and lend trip planning advice with destination ideas presented in a state-by-state format. Enjoy!

STPG 2023

Field Trips

Yale University
Connecticut Field Trip Guide

American culture, art and science field trips are just the tip of the iceberg in Connecticut.

KNF Ship
Delaware Field Trip Guide

Students will enjoy historical and educational field trips through museums and group attractions in Delaware.

Maine Field Trip
Maine Field Trip Guide

Nature, history and art combine beautifully in Maine, so students and teachers alike will have no shortage of educational field trip ideas in this great state.

Antietam cannons
Maryland Field Trip Guide

Museums in Maryland and other educational attractions make this state a fun and memorable place for student field trips.

Springtime in Massachusetts
Massachusetts Field Trip Guide

The Bay State is well-rounded for school groups of any age or interest.

Fall foliage in New Hampshire
New Hampshire Field Trip Guide

Enriching experiences await students in beautiful Old New Hampshire.

Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium
New Jersey Field Trip Guide

A hub of history, art and science awaits students on fields trips in New Jersey

New York Field Trip Ideas
New York Field Trip Guide

There should be no shortage of field trip ideas for New York, which has plenty of educational experiences and museums to offer student groups of all ages.

Benjamin Franklin Museum guided tour
Pennsylvania Field Trip Guide

Industrial history and colonial heritage are abound in Pennsylvania.

Rhode Island Field Trip Ideas
Rhode Island Field Trip Guide

Explore the Charm of the Ocean State through educational field trips for all ages and experience Rhode Island through fun and memorable field trip ideas.

Downtown Montpelier
Vermont Field Trip Guide

Academic and engaging experiences are abundant in Vermont.

Virginia field trip ideas
Virginia Field Trip Guide

There’s plenty of field trip ideas in history-cloaked Virginia for students of all ages to experience and enjoy, while also learning from the educational experiences.

DC field trip
Washington, D.C. Field Trip Guide

There’s plenty of history to learn about in Washington, D.C., especially with so many great educational field trip ideas and iconic locations to visit.

Explore Our Field Trip Options

This new Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Field Trip Guide is designed for middle school through high school teachers and student travel planners. Front-of-book sections provide inspiration and lend trip planning advice with destination ideas presented in a state-by-state format. Enjoy!


Choosing and Hiring a Tour Guide
Choosing And Hiring A Local Tour Guide

These tips will help you choose a tour guide for your student tour experience.

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Travel Insurance and Crisis Response for Student Travel Groups

Insurance helps when things go awry.

HCI Drivers
Choosing a Charter Bus Rental for Your Next Field Trip

Make your field trip a memorable and safe one with these pointers for charter bus rentals.

Site Inspections


NYC Innovative Museum
An Epic NYC Innovative Museum Inspiring Students and Educators

RiseNY in Midtown Manhattan advocates for student groups providing immersive galleries and a visceral theme-park-worthy ride.

Disney on Broadway
Disney on Broadway brings the Magic to Life on Stage

Student groups will step inside the magic with Disney on Broadway’s Hit Musicals.

Virginia Beach
STEM and Play the Virginia Beach Way

Here is an insightful look into every STEM academic discipline, while providing diverse fun activities.

Student Groups are Making Their Own History in Gettysburg

Discover interactive museums and hands-on demonstrations, civilian stories and special battlefield tours.


Baltimore Offers Student Groups Great Learning Opportunities

Inspire your students through immersive African American history exhibits, living museums and maritime curiosities in Baltimore’s historic Inner Harbor.

American Revolution
Inspiring War Stories, Enriching History and Interactive Exhibits

Take an epic field trip complete with historical replicas and first-hand accounts of life during the American Revolution.

Continuing to Preserve Battlefield History for Students to Discover

School groups can walk the hallowed grounds of Gettysburg and engage in interactive history exhibits including a rare Cyclorama.

Philadelphia field trip ideas
Celebrate A Seminal Moment in American History

Students can discover the vital role the U.S. Constitution played in our government’s formation through enthralling stories, historic documents and compelling evidence.

One World New York field trip
Enjoy Unparalleled Views at One World Observatory, New York City

An epic attraction 102 stories high engages students and educators on New York City culture and history.

National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland
The Crown Jewel of Baltimore City’s Inner Harbor is The Aquarium

Become scientific explorers and marine biologists at the National Aquarium in Baltimore where students can discover enigmatic sea creatures and intriguing natural curiosities.

Seminary Ridge Museum
A Pre-Civil War Historic Learning Center with Virtual Capabilities

This award-winning museum brings interactive exhibits and exciting history directly into your classroom.

National Museum of the U.S. Army field trip
Enjoy Group-friendly Interactive Exhibits at the National Museum of the U.S. Army

Step into the boots of U.S. Army soldiers at this immersive museum located at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Faith and Liberty Discovery Center
Exciting Stories can be Found at the Faith and Liberty Discovery Center

A Brand New Immersive Faith-Based Museum Attracts Students and Educators.

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