Spring Break 2020
Our six day program to New York City brings the important history and Catholic immigration heritage to life with sightseeing tours, museum visits and activities aimed at young people to help students fully engage with the city and experience.
Start the day with a sightseeing tour of the Big Apple by coach. After lunch there will be an orientation and a lecture: Immigration in New York. This evening we’ll take Mass as St Patrick’s Cathedral.
Tour Lower Manhattan this morning including Wall Street. Later visit St Peter’s Church and Battery Park Memorial. Tonight we’ll visit the Empire State Building and have time for shopping on 5th Ave.
Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island followed by the Tenement Museum and a Broadway Show.
We’ll visit the 9/11 Memorial and One World Observatory this morning and Tammany Hall and St Patrick’s Old Cathedral this afternoon. This evening we’ll tour Lower East Side and enjoy dinner in Little Italy.
Service Learning Workshop and Central Park Scavenger Hunt. Depart for home.
At Experience America we make sure everything is covered — from housing to technology and beyond — to provide the best experience for our students.
Students will stay in a 3-star or higher hotel in a location chosen for safety and comfort in quad occupancy.
Round-trip airfare and private transportation provided for most program activities including airport pick-up/drop-off.
Educational tours and site visits engage students and complement program learning.
Workshops and guest lectures designed to complement your studies.
All scheduled activities and experiences are included in the program cost.
Experience America staff are with you on the program, providing 24/7 support.
Program includes all breakfasts, lunches, and dinners including places locals love.
See it All
Enjoy a comprehensive introduction to New York City. Enjoy a coach sightseeing tour, explore lower and eastern Manhattan and participate in a service learning opportunity.. Visit the Tenement Museum and the One World Observatory and much more!
Partake in Mass at St Patrick’s Cathedral and visit, Trinity and St Peter’s Church in addition to St Patrick’s Old Cathedral.
Experience signature activities such as a Scavenger Hunt in Central Park.
- Round-trip airfare
- Overnight accommodations at a hotel in quad occupancy
- Three meals a day
- Private transportation for airport pick up-up and drop-off and most activities
- Educational tours and site visits
- 24-hour fun and supportive staff