In Boston, Massachusetts, you’ll find exciting activities and educational programming for students of all interests and of all ages. “Beantown” is a city with rich history, amazing restaurants, and so much to do! Here are some of our favorite go-to destinations.
Boston Duck Tours are one of Boston’s most popular tourist excursions. The tour begins on land, passing through some of Boston’s most iconic landmarks, including the State House, Bunker Hill, Boston Common, and more! Students will love exploring the city of Boston on land, and splashing into the Charles River for breathtaking views of the Boston skyline.
The Boston Museum of Science has interactive exhibits, IMAX films, Planetarium shows, and much more for students of all ages. Learn about everything from mental health to wind, dinosaurs to the cosmos, and nanotechnology to visible light. Explore the Charles Hayden Planetarium, the Butterfly Garden, or the Live Animal Care Center.
Students will be thrilled to experience the New England Aquarium! Meet little blue penguins, giant sea turtles, sea lions, seals, octopi, and so much more! Go for a whale watch, visit their IMAX theater, or meet seals up close and personal through their Animal Encounters program.
The historic Quincy Market (also known as the Faneuil Hall Market) will be a destination loved by students and chaperones alike. You can find the big brands you know and love alongside unique pushcart vendors and amazing eateries. While you’re there, be sure to try some authentic New England clam chowder!