Washington STEM

3 days/ 5 nights

From only £659pp

Overview

3 days/ 5 nights From only £659pp

Washington’s science museums and technology exhibits a wealth of educational opportunities.  Walk in the footsteps of a CIA operative, engage in STEM immersion classes and workshops and learn all about the inter-galactic world above us.

What's included in the trip?

  • Return scheduled flights
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Departure from UK. Transfer to accommodation. Evening meal.

  • Day 2

    Visit to University Campus. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Evening theatre.

  • Day 3

    Mount Vernon boat trip.  Lunch at Ben’s Chilli Bowl. National Museum of Natural History.  National Park baseball game/tour.

  • Day 4

    International Spy Museum.  National Building Museum.  Moonlight tour of monuments/memorials.

  • Day 5

    Departure from UK.

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • The Museum contains some fascinating planetary and aviation/spacecraft exhibits including the Apollo 11 command module, Mercury-Atlas 6 and the Bell X-1 which broke the sound barrier.
  • Be sure to also visit the lower level museum which displays interesting exhibits about President Lincoln’s life and times - along with the many protests that have taken place here.
  • Visit the historic areas of the Capitol on a guide-led tour (including: Crypt, the Rotunda, and National Statuary Hall.)
  • This is the original headquarters of the National Archives and Records Administration.
  • Watch major league sports - football, baseball, hockey, soccer and basketball.