New York Art School Trips

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Bespoke School Trips to 

New York

New York is one of the most iconic cities in the world and provides a perfect basecamp for extraordinary school trips! Not only is the city at the cutting edge of sleek, modern culture and home to some of the most iconic sites and attractions in the world, it also boasts some of the best and most famous collections of art anywhere in the world.

Few cities rival ‘The Big Apple’ as a better placed location to inspire students of all disciplines, with a multitude of galleries, museums and architecture the city itself comes alive as an immersive exploration of art in all its forms and genres.New York is said to be home to the most influential museum of modern art in the world, MOMA. A visit to this museum will be a once in a lifetime opportunity for your students to explore this mesmerising collection against the backdrop of one of the most inspirational and influential cities in the world. Enjoying the excellent curriculum visits and educational activities New York offers your students will be encouraged to develop their ever-growing artistic skills and creative mind, uncovering inspiration around every corner. New York is an exceptional blend of museums, galleries, landscapes and attractions which make it the number one place to inject some inspiration into the curriculum.Adaptable Travel will help you create the perfect bespoke itinerary and assist in picking the best selection of visits for your group.

Simply contact a member of the Adaptable Travel team today and we’ll do the rest!

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Suggested Itinerary

Let Adaptable Travel tailor-make your perfect school trip to New York. Below is a suggested itinerary for a 6-day Art & Design school trip to New York.

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Your group will depart from your institution and fly to New York. Upon arriving in New York, you will transfer to your hotel and check-in. Depending on your arrival time your group may have some free time to explore some of Manhattan’s iconic sights for the first time. Adaptable Travel can arrange a variety of evening meals and activities for your group to enjoy, simply enquire with our team.

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After a much-needed rest and a good hearty breakfast, your group will visit the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) where your students can take in one of the most iconic collections in the world. After breaking for some lynch your group will head over to New York’s iconic Broadway, for an inspirational and interactive workshop! After this fantastic workshop, your group will head to the Empire State Building or the Rockerfeller Center where you can marvel at incredible views over the city and watch the night draw in. You will finish off this jam-packed day with an evening meal as a group.

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Breakfast will be served in your accommodation before your group embarks on a visit to the Parsons New School for Design. After this, your group will enjoy a spot of al fresco lunch in Central Park, where your students can explore this vast green space in the heart of the concrete jungle. In the evening you will enjoy a group meal shortly followed by a New York must-do, a Broadway Performance!

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Following breakfast, your group will take the ferry to visit Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, an icon of the city, and an excellent photo opportunity to capture some school trip memories! In the afternoon your group will break for a spot of lunch before heading to the Museum of Arts and Design for some afternoon inspiration. In the evening, enjoy a meal together as a group.

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Your group will enjoy one final breakfast before checking out of your hotel. Once you have checked out your group will transfer to your final visit at the moving 9/11 Memorial and Museum. Depending on your flight time you may have some free time to explore before you return to the airport and fly back to the UK.

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Bright and early your group will arrive back in the UK with plenty of fantastic memories and stories to share with everyone waiting for you.

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Your group will depart from your institution and fly to New York. Upon arriving in New York, you will transfer to your hotel and check-in. Depending on your arrival time your group may have some free time to explore some of Manhattan’s iconic sights for the first time. Adaptable Travel can arrange a variety of evening meals and activities for your group to enjoy, simply enquire with our team.

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After a much-needed rest and a good hearty breakfast, your group will visit the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) where your students can take in one of the most iconic collections in the world. After breaking for some lynch your group will head over to New York’s iconic Broadway, for an inspirational and interactive workshop! After this fantastic workshop, your group will head to the Empire State Building or the Rockerfeller Center where you can marvel at incredible views over the city and watch the night draw in. You will finish off this jam-packed day with an evening meal as a group.

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Breakfast will be served in your accommodation before your group embarks on a visit to the Parsons New School for Design. After this, your group will enjoy a spot of al fresco lunch in Central Park, where your students can explore this vast green space in the heart of the concrete jungle. In the evening you will enjoy a group meal shortly followed by a New York must-do, a Broadway Performance!

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Following breakfast, your group will take the ferry to visit Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, an icon of the city, and an excellent photo opportunity to capture some school trip memories! In the afternoon your group will break for a spot of lunch before heading to the Museum of Arts and Design for some afternoon inspiration. In the evening, enjoy a meal together as a group.

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Your group will enjoy one final breakfast before checking out of your hotel. Once you have checked out your group will transfer to your final visit at the moving 9/11 Memorial and Museum. Depending on your flight time you may have some free time to explore before you return to the airport and fly back to the UK.

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Bright and early your group will arrive back in the UK with plenty of fantastic memories and stories to share with everyone waiting for you.

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Adaptable Travel can tailor make an itinerary around the needs of your Art & Design group. Contact Adaptable Travel today to start organising your next school trip

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New York

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker

A classic 1930s Art Deco style central New York hotel, in Midtown Manhattan. Just minutes from the Jacob Javits Center, Penn Station, and Madison Square Garden, puts some of the city’s most remarkable attractions right at your doorstep.
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Manhattan Hotel at Times Square

Manhattan Hotel at Times Square

A modern hotel with history, in the heart of Times Square and the heart of New York! A great base for your students with easy access to the sights of the city.
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What Teachers Say About Us

"I love working with Debbie. She is so helpful and nothing is too much to sort for us. She gave her personal number to ensure that things ran smoothly whilst in New York. She is an absolute superhero!"
English Teacher
"Very friendly Adaptable staff and excellent communication throughout. Thanks"
Science Teacher
"The children always enjoy this trip. We have been several times before and would definitely go again"
Deputy Head Teacher
"Adaptable travel made all the organisation easier and everything worked so well when we got there as it had been booked"
Languages Teacher
"Whole process was very smooth, thank you"
PE Teacher
Super easy and extremely helpful. The trip was extremely good value for money and logistically was planned down to a fine art so the timings of the day ran smoothly.
Geography Teacher
"I have booked school trips several times through Adaptable Travel and plan to book many more. As the name suggests the customer service has certainly been very adaptable sorting everything from trips to rooming to suit our needs. Adaptable Travel customer service is amazing. Emails are answered promptly and I know I can phone and there is always someone to speak to if needs be. Have absolutely no qualms in using Adaptable for Travel for future trips"
Languages Teacher
"I was really happy with the service and support I received from Adaptable Travel. As it was my first trip abroad I was constantly changing things and asking questions but the team were really helpful and I felt like I could ask the questions and make the changes without any issues. I thought Debbie was wonderful in her support and was really helpful"
RE Teacher
"Thank you very much to everybody and especially to Andrea who found us some great eating venues and set us up with a perfect itinerary- and for not complaining about all the name changes! We would definitely choose Adaptable again"
Spanish Teacher
"I have used Adaptable for a number of years organising school trips and I find everyone involved to be extremely friendly and efficient. Nothing is ever too much trouble and I will definitely continue to use for future enrichment activities"
Maths Teacher
"The trip had to be rearranged 3 times since 2020 because of Covid, during this period the company have been great and transparent with costs and changes that needed to be made. Special mention for Debbie, who is always there to answer any questions and offer support from start to finish"
RE Teacher
"Excellent I would use again and recommend to others"
Art & Design Teacher
"From start to finish it was an excellent experience booking through Adaptable Travel. Catherine and Andrea were extremely helpful and supportive and answered all of my questions quickly with no query an issue. I will definitely recommend them to other staff members"
Primary School Teacher
"Debbie Catling has been utterly brilliant every step of the way - so helpful and has always responded to queries at the first available opportunity,"
Safeguarding Lead
"Overall this was a really informative trip which allowed the students to see the knowledge they have developed in class via a real life perspective"
Geography Teacher
"Adaptable have been endlessly helpful throughout this entire process from quotation stage to our journeys to and from the airport. Their organisation allowed us to be able to rest in the knowledge that there was a highly knowledgeable team at our disposal any time we needed it who had a rep in the city should anything go wrong."
Educational Visit Co-ordinator
"Adaptable travel have been absolutely fantastic. Patient and organised. The trip ran smoothly because of your guidance and support. Thank you. Will certainly use again"
Art & Design Teacher
"Alexandra was great throughout. Well organised, all information sent through in timely manner"
Head Teacher
"Really speedy email responses, any questions/issues resolved quickly"
Art & Design Teacher
"Throughout the process, staff at Adaptable travel have been really helpful and adapted things to suit our needs"
EVC
"Overall we had a fantastic time. The pupils loved the whole experience"
History Teacher
We just wanted to send you a message to say thank you so much - we are nearly home now. The trip was great and the students all had a good time. The staff at the hostel were so friendly and accommodating. Our driver, Sajid, was fantastic. Warm, friendly, flexible and made our trip run so smoothly. We would love to have him again on a future trip. Could you pass this onto AVA coaches please? Thanks for your work too Andrea - you’ve been great.
EVC
"Working with Adaptable Travel had made organising this trip a lot less stressful. Communication was outstanding, responding to any queries as soon as possible. Debbie was always very helpful and professional and was a great help. I would definitely use again. Thank you"
MFL Teacher
"Thank you for your hard work and efforts in making our trip a success! All went well and Adaptable Travel was very helpful. The trip was well organised and AT was on top of everything"
English Teacher
"I cannot recommend highly enough the company. The organisation of the trip from your end is first-rate"
Head of Modern Languages
It was a lovely trip, thank you for all your help.
Business & Management
"Great trip, the students were very happy and impressed with the sights. ADP did a great job in organizing everything and the customer service was very good. Thank you."
Class Teacher
"This is the third time we've used Adaptable and have been generally very pleased with the organisation and support. Alexandra was very helpful when, on the morning of the departure, we realised there was an issue with one of the tickets which she rectified quickly. We had a really successful trip and Adaptable made organising it relatively easy. We are looking to use Adaptable again for this trip next year"
Science Teacher
"Could not ask for more and would recommend to anyone"
RE Teacher
"Nothing was ever too much to ask and always fast turn around on emails"
RE Teacher
"I would like to thank Holly and Andrea for their support with organising this trip. Their customer service has been excellent throughout!"
Beauty Lecturer
"Fantastic! I felt very supported through the whole process. Organising a trip as a teacher represents a lot of extra work, but Catherine and Debbie make things very easy and straightforward"
MFL Teacher
"I just wanted to say an absolutely enormous thank you to you and your colleagues for the trip. It was my first experience of leading an international trip and so I apologies for the many mistakes I have undoubtedly made and for any work this has created. From your end you have been amazing, from dealing with late requests and changes, to support whilst we were away. I am very grateful"
Head of Physics
"Absolute pleasure to work with and amazing communication. Debbie was outstanding sorting our last minute changes out"
Computing Teacher
Drivers were friendly and on time for collection and drop off. Hotel was lovely and we will use again
Head of History
"Thank you so much to all the staff involved in the organisation of our trip. For their patience and help along the way; was much appreciated by a first time trip organiser!"
Head of Music
Adaptable travel (especially Catherine and Andrea) were just incredible. The organisation of the trip was incredibly smooth, the choices of activities were brilliant and they were incredibly helpful every single step of the way. The sudden closure of our second restaurant choice was dealt with so professionally and effectively. I honestly cannot thank them enough. The trip ran exceptionally smoothly and the whole process was a joy.
Primary School Teacher
"Catherine and Andrea were great at ornganising the tour and answering any questions. They were very patient and couldn't have done more to make this a successful trip, thank you so much"
History Teacher
Both Jack and Alexandra were really helpful throughout the booking process. A really easy and stress free set up for a trip.
PE Teacher
"Fantastic as always, thank you. You are unbeatable in every aspect of what you do. I always recommend you to colleagues in other schools. So efficient and nothing is too difficult for you to organise or answer"
Art & Design Teacher
"Fantastic trip - well organised, everything went to plan"
English Teacher

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