New York Business Studies School Trips & Tours
This leading global city plays host to a number of influential organisations and is therefore an ideal destination for a business studies school tour. From the major financial institutions on Wall Street to the United Nations headquarters, you’ll get to take an even bigger bite of the Big Apple on your school trip to New York with NST. We’ll book educational visits that enhance your pupils’ learning, group friendly accommodation, your leisure activities and even your meals – all at our great school group prices
Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.
|1||Morning flight from Ireland||Transfer to accommodation||Empire State Building|
|2||Madame Tussauds Entry and Workshop||Guided walking tour of downtown Manhattan including Financial District, Wall Street & Ground Zero||Top of Rock|
|3||UN Building Tour||Madison Square Garden All Access Tour||Broadway Show or Sports Fixture|
|4||Free time for shopping||Transfer to airport||Overnight flight to Ireland|
|Morning||Morning flight from Ireland|
|Afternoon||Transfer to accommodation|
|Evening||Empire State Building|
|Morning||Madame Tussauds Entry and Workshop|
|Afternoon||Guided walking tour of downtown Manhattan including Financial District, Wall Street & Ground Zero|
|Evening||Top of Rock|
|Morning||UN Building Tour|
|Afternoon||Madison Square Garden All Access Tour|
|Evening||Broadway Show or Sports Fixture|
|Morning||Free time for shopping|
|Afternoon||Transfer to airport|
|Evening||Overnight flight to Ireland|
On-tour support includes...
- Services of a See Off Representative at your departure airport
Additional on-tour support available...
- Pre-booked meals at great group prices
- A choice of packed lunches for your group throughout your stay
Popular options in New York
Wall Street Tour & Trading Game
While meandering the narrow, winding streets of Lower Manhattan, you will hear exclusive stories from "inside the trenches" that will entertain, inform and shock you! 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. Groups will then complete a 15 min trading game designed by a Wall Street trader. The game simulates the excitement while providing a team-building activity that is educational, experiential, and interactive.
Yankee Stadium Tour
This classic tour of the famous Yankee Stadium includes visits to New York Yankees Museum presented by Bank of America, Monument Park, MasterCard, Batters Eye Café and Press Box. Why not extend your visit by staying for lunch or, during the season, catching a game too!
Guided Financial District Walking Tour
Take stock of the financial heart of New York. Stroll down Wall Street, see the New York Stock Exchange, Federal Reserve Bank, and more. Plus, prove that you’ve been by posing for pictures in front of the area’s iconic big bronze bull! Your informative guide will give insights into each building and will be happy to accommodate any specific sights or stops you may want to make.
United Nations Building Guided Tour
On this guided tour around the UN Building, your students will learn about the organisation, its structure and history. Your group will leave feeling enlightened about the broad range of fundamental issues dealt with here, from sustainable development, democracy and human rights, to governance, economic and social development, and more.
Madame Tussauds Business Workshops
For over 200 years Madame Tussauds’ legacy continues to entertain and educate millions of people with its signature wax figures. Let your students get an inside view on their Marketing & Public Relations or Customer Services strategies.
Meet the Finance Professional Workshop
This 60-minute tailor-made clinic features an established professional from the industry of your choice. Enjoy their personal insight and gain tips on career advancement. The guest professional can critique students’ CVs and portfolios too.
Federal Reserve Bank Guided Tour
Federal Reserve Bank Guided Tour
Enjoy a guided tour of this historic building. Visit the Gold Vault resting 50 feet below sea level, containing billions of dollars worth of gold. Visit the FedWorks exhibition and learn about the central banking functions of the Federal Reserve System through educational multimedia, as well as the Fed’s role in the economy. An hour-long lecture can also be reserved for your group.
Meet the Finance Professional Workshop
This hour-long clinic features an established professional from the industry of your choice. Enjoy their personal insight and gain tips on entering the profession.
Please note that all tours and workshops must be booked directly with the Federal Reserve Bank.
Empire State Building
Venture over a quarter of a mile skyward and observe as your group takes in the scale of the immense urban landscape which opens up before them. This is a great way for your students to gain artistic inspiration away from the hustle and bustle of the streets below. A particularly popular evening visit.
Top of the Rock™
Experience the best and most complete daytime view of New York City! Bring your sketchbook with you and you’ll be spoilt for choice over what to sketch. The unparalleled views of New York’s landmarks include Central Park, the Chrysler Building, Times Square, the Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty – simply the most spectacular view in the city!
See a spectacular Broadway performance - entertainment at its greatest! Choose from shows such as Wicked, Chicago and The Lion King.
Take in a spectacular view of Manhattan from the water, and pick out the many famous landmarks which dominate its skyline.
Walking Tour of Midtown Manhattan
Experienced in dealing with groups, our local guides will bring the history and culture of New York to life. Students will be amazed as they walk down world-famous streets such as Fifth Avenue, 42nd Street and Broadway and through Central Park and Times Square.
Explore three levels of mind-bending multi-sensory immersive experiences. With magnificent views over the Manhattan skyline, Summit takes the concept of an “observation deck” to entirely new heights.
Edge is the highest outdoor sky deck in the Western Hemisphere, a marvel of architecture, engineering, and technology with panoramic views of New York City. Edge combines the pulse-quickening excitement of leaning out over a 100-story outdoor balcony with the warm welcome of elevated food & beverage service in a unique social space.
There are free downloadable STEM resources to take students on a virtual adventure into NYC’s newest and most forward-thinking neighbourhood. Get students thinking like community builders and changemakers by harnessing the Design Engineering Process, a simple tool you can use to elevate Reach for the Sky resources and ground student explorations in project-based learning.
- Trip to the top of the Empire State Building
- Broadway Show
- Fun restaurants
- Ten-pin bowling
We offer flights from a variety of departure airports and we’ll work with you to plan your route at the best value possible.
Giving you full support throughout
Before your tour
- Your own dedicated NST contact
- Bespoke tour itineraries
- Unrivalled local knowledge & expertise
- Curriculum linked visit programmes
- Great value for money - no hidden costs
- Free group leader inspection visits
- Risk assessment guidance
- Safety assured, transport, accommodation and visits
Whilst you're away
- Free educational resources
- Group-friendly accommodation
- Exceptional standards of coaching
- On-tour support from our reps on the ground
- Support & assistance from our specialists guides throughout your tour
- 24/7 support just a call away
- Extensive group travel insurance
On your return
- Priority rebooking services
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