Sample Price Per Paying Student:
3 days and 2 nights
- Morning departure from your city
- Motor coach stops for lunch
- Visit the National Constitution, the first and only institution in America established by Congress to "disseminate information about the United States Constitution on a non-partisan basis in order to increase the awareness and understanding of the Constitution among the American people."
- Stop by the Philadelphia Museum of Art to see the incredible architecture and famous “Rocky Stairs” lead you up to a breathtaking view of the city.
- Come out to Penn’s Landing for dinner aboard Spirit of Philadelphia. There’ll be DJ entertainment and dancing, plenty of great food and the kind of fun you just can’t find anywhere else in the city.
- Breakfast at the hotel
- Visit the Liberty Bell Center. Go beyond the iconic crack to learn how this State House bell was transformed into an extraordinary symbol. Abolitionists, women's suffrage advocates and Civil Rights leaders took inspiration from the inscription on this bell.
- Visit Independence Hall & Congress Hall. During the blistering summer of 1776, 56 courageous men gathered at the Pennsylvania State House and defied the King of England. Eleven years later, representatives from 12 states gathered to shape the U.S. Constitution, finally creating one unified nation.
- Potbelly lunch
- Visit Franklin Court, the site of the handsome brick home of Benjamin Franklin, who lived here while serving in the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention.
- Breakfast at the hotel
- Visit the Free Franklin Post Office & Museum, the only Colonial-themed post office operated by the United States Postal Service.
- Visit the Betsy Ross House, the birthplace of the American flag. Tour the house and then stay a while longer to learn more about Betsy and her exciting life and times through our interactive, historical programming.
- Visit Elfreth's Alley, a street in Philadelphia which is referred to as "Our nation's oldest residential street," dating to 1702. Among the alley's residents were tradesmen and their families, including shipwrights, silver and pewter smiths, glassblowers, and furniture builders.
- Dinner at Applebee's
- Ghost Tour/Cobwebs & Cobblestones: On this one-hour adventure, your group will stroll the cobblestones after dark and uncover true, macabre tales from Philadelphia's cryptic past.
- View the actual coining operations from 40 feet above the US Mint factory floor. Watch as large coils of copper and nickel are fed through large presses which punch out smooth discs called blanks.
- Founded in honor of America’s first scientist, Benjamin Franklin, The Franklin Institute is one of the oldest and premier centers of science education and development in the country.
- Lunch at the Hard Rock Hotel
- Meet motor coach and depart for home.
Per student price (as indicated above) is based on a minimum of:
- 48 paying students
- Quadruple occupancy (12 rooms)
- 4 complimentary teachers/chaperones
- Double occupancy (2 rooms)
- Deluxe Return Motor Coach transportation from your school (within 450 miles)
- Lodging (option(s)
- Sites and attractions in Charleston - any paying attractions are supplements
- A GO Leader for the duration of your trip
- Daily breakfast at the hotel
- All taxes and gratuities
- Overnight security (6 hours per night)