New York, the city that never sleeps, remains a school trip favourite across many subjects – not least for those studying GCSE or A level mathematics.
During a maths school trip to New York, groups can now explore Manhattan. Through a range of museum trips and subject-specific workshops, students can not only take in some of the city's most iconic sites and attractions but also strengthen their knowledge of theoretical and functional maths.
Use our sample itinerary to help picture what your trip could look like. Our itineraries are flexible, visits and timings will be planned based on your needs.
Arrive New York and transfer to your accommodation
Beat the jet lag with a visit up the Empire State Building, followed by restaurant evening meal.
Take a walking tour of Midtown Manhattan that includes Times Square, Central Park, Fifth Avenue and Broadway
Visit the Museum of Maths to explore the exhibitions and enjoy an educational session of choice
Evening meal at Bubba Gump Shrimp then free time around Times Square
Explore 'Mathematica' at the New York Hall of Science
Take a tour of the Federal Reserve Bank Museum: A guided tour which gives an overview of the Federal Reserve System and an exclusive visit to the gold vault. Continue to Battery Park for a Harbour Cruise past Liberty & Ellis Islands
Evening meal in Little Italy
Free time for last minute sightseeing and shopping
Depart New York for overnight flight
Arrive back in the UK
Visitors to the Federal Reserve Bank Museum can embark on a guided tour of the Fed where you can have an exclusive visit to the gold vault, get an overview of the Federal Reserve System and learn about the Bank’s policy responsibilities. On this tour, your students will get the chance to see how the bank is run and the economic effects the Monetary Policy Committee can create – good and bad!
The Hershey’s Chocolate World Sweet Educational Tour is ready to show you a world you've never known. Set as A walking tour of the iconic Times Square location, this learning experience is about more than milk, sugar and cocoa. You'll learn more about Hershey’s iconic brands, why we decided to come to the crossroads of the World, Times Square, and of course taste several different Hershey’s products. Milton Hershey loved nothing more than to enrich the lives of others, and this tour plans to do just that!
Learn about the 400 years of history that lead to modern Wall Street from the Dutch trading outpost to the humble beginnings of the NYSE to the current financial markets. In a tour lasting 1 ¼ hours you will cover: the New York Stock Exchange; Wall Street; Federal Hall; House of Morgan; 40 Wall; Mercantile Exchange; Cotton Exchange; Pearl Street; Deutsche Bank; Lehman Brothers; Goldman Sachs; Charging Bull Bowling Green; Canyon of Heroes.
Explore exclusive VIP areas in the state-of-the-art arena and commemorate over 130 years of legendary Garden history. Visit the spectacular ‘Chase Bridges’, explore the Knicks and Rangers locker rooms, and experience the iconic Arena bowl, where some of the world's greatest concerts have taken place. You will also get chance to meet with a member of the corporate team for a group Q&A.
Located on the World Trade Center site this memorial is a tribute of remembrance and honour to the people killed in the terrorist attacks of 11th September 2001.
The tallest observatory in the western hemisphere, located at the 911 memorial site, offering spectacular panoramic views of New York.
Choose from a range of coach or walking tours around the city, taking in locations of well-known shows and movies, venues where the stars hang out and even see where your favourite celebrities live.
A trip to New York is not complete without a trip to world famous shops and department stores.
There are many restaurants in New York – our most popular choices being the Hard Rock Café, Bubba Gump Shrimp, Ellen's Diner or smaller restaurants in China Town or Little Italy
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