Arrive in NYC and meet your EDUTrips Group Escort and enjoy our Big Apple TV & Movie LocationsTour. See your favorite city locations from SEINFELD, SPIDER-MAN, FRIENDS, MEN IN BLACK, COSBY, GHOSTBUSTERS, SOPRANOS and so many more. After visiting your favorite screen settings we’ll check into our hotel and get ready for our evening out, including our Welcome Dinner and a Broadway show.
This morning we board the ferry to Liberty Island and visit the Statue of Liberty before continuing on to Ellis Island and the Immigration Museum. Afterwards we’ll stroll Lower Manhattan and visit the New York Stock Exchange, then reflect on the the September 11th tributes at Ground Zero and St. Paul’s Chapel. We’ll have dinner in Times Square and then meet our professional photographer for group picture.
We’ll start the day by checking out the breathtaking view from Rockefeller center’s Top of the Rock Observation Deck. We’ll tour NBC Studios and enjoy free time to shop Fifth Avenue. Next we’ll climb the world stage as we tour the United Nations, then cap it off with dinner and a Broadway show.
Today we’ll immerse ourselves in the wonder that is the Metropolitan Museum of Art, then check out Cleopatra’s Needle in Central Park, the Millennia old Egyptian obelisk. In the evening we’ll really cut loose with a fun night of shipboard dinner and dancing as we cruise New York Harbor.
Most historic house museums were former residences of the rich and famous, but today we see what the common laborers of early Manhattan lived like at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum. The afternoon is free time to explore and shop the South Street Seaport before heading for home.