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Discover the crucial role Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) play as centers of research and innovation. Explore how HBCUs drive creativity, promote diversity, and engage with local communities.
Discover the immersive experience of Colonial Williamsburg and learn about colonial America through interactive exhibits, costumed interpreters, and historic buildings. Explore the resources available to teachers and make the most of your visit.
Discover the wonders of art at the Louvre Museum in Paris! Read this informative blog post to learn about the museum's vast collection, stunning architecture, and helpful tips for planning your visit.
Learn about the challenges facing Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and the solutions to address them in this insightful blog post.
Explore the iconic Jefferson Memorial and its neoclassical design, inspiring messages, and tips for visiting. From cherry blossoms to peaceful reflections, this landmark is a must-visit in DC. Plan your trip today!
Explore the best of Downtown Washington DC, from iconic landmarks and world-class museums to delicious food and vibrant nightlife. This 2000-word blog post is your ultimate guide to everything this bustling city has to offer!

Join us on a journey of exploration and discovery as we unveil the top 10 educational experiential learning sites in the USA. From the iconic Smithsonian Institution to the majestic Grand Canyon, these immersive destinations offer students unparalleled opportunities for hands-on learning, cultural enrichment, and personal growth. Discover how Landmark Educational Tours can ignite the
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Discover why a tour operator is essential for your next school trip to Washington D.C. Learn about exclusive attractions, personalized itineraries, safety, and cost-effective solutions. Plan a stress-free and educational trip with these 10 reasons why a tour operator is a must-have for your next school trip.

Discover the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef through an exhilarating snorkeling trip. Join us on a fun and engaging 1500-word journey as we explore the world's largest coral reef system, filled with breathtaking marine life and stunning colors. Learn tips for choosing the right tour operator, being mindful of the environment, staying safe, and
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Discover the foodie paradise and cultural center of Union Market in Washington DC. With over 40 vendors, shopping, events, and a commitment to sustainability and community, Union Market is a must-visit destination for locals and tourists alike. Read on to learn more!
This post explores the significance of Women's History Month, highlighting some of the most influential women in history and how we can continue to work towards gender equality. Discover how to celebrate and empower women while acknowledging the challenges they face.
HBCUs have been a cornerstone of higher education for African American students since the 1800s, providing valuable educational experiences and promoting diversity and inclusion in higher education. From their diverse student bodies to their research and outreach programs, HBCUs are playing a critical role in advancing the cause of diversity and inclusion in higher education.
Take a journey into the world of space exploration with a visit to the Kennedy Space Center. Explore historic rockets, meet an astronaut, and immerse yourself in the wonders of space. Book your trip today!
Discover the legacy of famous alumni from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) including Toni Morrison, Martin Luther King Jr., Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey, and Thurgood Marshall. Learn about their impact on society and the ways they continue to inspire future generations.

Get ready for a good laugh and a fresh perspective on art! Join us on a tour of the National Portrait Gallery as we showcase the top 10 funniest portraits. From "The Laughing Cavalier" to "The Mona Lisa," these works of art will have you in stitches and leave you with a new appreciation for
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Discover the best restaurants for groups in Midtown Manhattan with our top 5 picks. From classic Italian-American at Carmines, to upscale sushi at Sushi Nakazawa, and trendy Mexican at Empellon, there's something for everyone.
All prospective college students should take HBCU college campus tours. The next step for students after deciding on their major is picking the best college. According to Melissa E. Wooten, a student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, "[HBCUs] are a crucial arena for the fight for civil rights and equality" (Wooten, 2015).

The waterfront is a multibillion-dollar mixed-use development along Washington, DCs southwest waterfront. The waterfront is located at Washington, DCs Riverfront Park, located at 2100 E. 28th St., in the citys Northeast neighborhood. Hoffman-Madison Waterfront (HMW) is the development partnership behind The Wharfs Washington, D.C. Waterfront. The development of Hoffman-Madison Waterfront, The Wharf, is a public-private
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The United States Capitol, also known as the Capitol Building, serves as both the venue where the United States Congress convenes and the location of the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States. At the eastern end of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., it is situated on Capitol Hill. For a
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George Washington's political and military leadership was essential to the creation of the United States. In order to combat Britain's superior military power, he united Americans from thirteen different states under the leadership of the Continental Army. As the nation's first president, Washington set the bar for all presidents who followed him with his exceptional
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Your eagerly awaited school trip to Washington, D.C., is just a few days away. You're excited to take advantage of the exciting and educational opportunities that lie ahead of you. In spite of the excitement, packing the following things will guarantee your comfort while traveling. On a school trip to Washington, D.C., there are three
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Spelman College, a historically Black college and a global leader in the education of women of African descent, is dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and the intellectual, creative, ethical, and leadership development of its students

Have you ever wanted the opportunity to meet a Congressperson or Senator? The perfect chance is during a school trip to Washington, D.C. Students looking to get involved in government/politics can make an early connection and jumpstart for future career opportunities. Below we have outlined our top questions for students to ask when meeting an
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Traveling is exciting, it is fun, it is unforgettable, but it can also be scary. Going out into the world, into the unfamiliar can make you vulnerable and afraid. This is one of the primary reasons we do what we do. The benefits of having a highly esteemed tour operator go beyond the hassle of
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Washington, D.C. is full of history and entertainment, but, it’s neighborhood cities are where you are bound to find endless activities for your group. Georgetown is a charming area full of great restaurants, upscale shopping, trails, and fun activities. We have done the digging for you, to create the quintessential list of destinations for your
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Washington, D.C. has become instantly recognizable through the National Mall. Established in 1965, the national mall is one of the oldest recognized and preserved parks through the National Park System. Located between the Potomac River and the National Capitol, the National Mall welcomes more than 25 million visitors each year. This list is our look
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Taking a tour of an HBCU College campus is a crucial step for all prospective college students. If you are interested in attending any of the more than 100 historically black colleges and universities, HBCU college tours offer students the unique opportunity of visiting several campuses in a single trip.
The Greek tourism sector was able to produce earnings throughout the summer that were comparable to the previous record year of 2019. The Ministry of Tourism is working to extend the season into the winter. At the same time, more and more Americans are traveling to Greece.
Each year, people from all over the country and the world flock to the town of Salem, Massachusetts, in search of the perfect Halloween adventure. The quintessential New England small town has turned into a tourist destination, full of fall-themed fun, witch trial history, and spooky sites and sounds.

The National WWII Museum has welcomed approximately two million visitors since its grand opening on D-Day, June 6, 2000. It has been named the official WWII Museum of the United States by the U.S. Congress, making it a must-see for history buffs and all patriots. The American Spirit, the bravery, the cooperation, and the sacrifice
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On your next school trip to Orlando, Florida, there is more to do at Walt Disney World than meets the eye. There are exceptional educational experiences to take advantage of at the “Happiest Place on Earth”. As you plan your trip you will quickly discover the educational opportunities and benefits that Disney has to
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From the ruins of Pompeii to the mesmerizing ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, there is so much to learn on a student trip to Italy. Cruise the Venice canals and hike through the hills of Tuscany, all while enjoying some of the finest meals in the world. Students have become accustomed to studying in
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The world is changing, and so is the travel industry. As travel enthusiasts and experts, we are changing with the times and rethinking the way we not only plan our trips but run our business.
Boston is a city filled with endless touring options for educational tour groups. From open-air markets, hands-on exhibits, and fascinating monuments and museums rich with history, to a fun and interactive tour of Fenway Park or aboard a ghost trolley tour, there's something for everyone.
No matter what your interests may be, while visiting Washington, D.C., there are ample opportunities for students to explore and experience a new museum on virtually every corner.
While all Monumnets and Memorials in DC are incredible to witness in their own right, here are just a few of our top choices to experience on an educational trip catered to students.
Two tips to keep in mind when planning a school trip to Washington, DC post-pandemic with Landmark Educational Tours.
Washington, DC is one of the top destinations for student travelers in America! This destination is home to rich culture, a timeline of history, and you cannot forget the good eats!
STEM is a curriculum implemented in school that is based on the study of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Customize a school trip itinerary with STEM-based attractions!