There’s hundreds of reasons New York City is often called the “cultural capital of the world”. Check out these posts to learn more about New York City and our student trips that travel there.

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

Smithsonian Museum Day 2011

Museums around the country will be offering free admission on Saturday, September 24, in honor of Smithsonian’s free Museum Day… Read more

Photo credit: Michael Kamber for The New York Times

A Visit to Ellis Island

Tour consultant Gillian Smith shared with “From Sea to Shining Sea” about her memories of visiting Ellis Island. Stay tuned… Read more

Remembering 9/11

“Now, we have inscribed a new memory alongside those others. It’s a memory of tragedy and shock, of loss and… Read more