educational travel

Colonial Spanish Quarter

Blacksmith Shop Sonshine Educational Tours can arrange for your group to experience the Colonial Spanish Quarter on St. George Street. This living history museum will transport your students back to the 1740’s, when the Spanish controlled St. Augustine. Your students will visit the blacksmith, the carpenter, or the soldier’s wife as they go about their […]

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Old State Capitol Building

Historic State House in Boston Boston’s oldest public building was the site of the city’s first reading of the Declaration of Independence. Included in your Sonshine Tour Package Multi-day packages include round-trip transportation by deluxe motor coach, tour escort, all admission fees to attractions, detailed activities and itineraries, all meals, and accommodations at nationally recognized […]

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Home of Paul Revere

Paul Revere During the spring of 1775 tension was rising between the British and the 13 American Colonies. To warn of the approach of the British it had been arranged to hang either one or two lanterns in the bell tower of Christ Church. One if by land and two if by sea. Paul Revere […]

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Faneuil Hall Market Place

Sight seeing at Faneuil Hall Market Place See, shop and eat at the Historic Faneuil Hall Market Place with Sonshine Educational Tours. Faneuil Hall, near the waterfront and today’s Government Center, in Boston, has been a marketplace and a meeting hall since 1742. It was the site of several speeches by Samuel Adams, James Otis, […]

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Smithsonian Museums

The Smithsonian Castle on the National Mall Although there are 19 different museums, the favorites for student Smithsonian field trips include the American History, Air And Space and Natural History Museums. 30 million people tour the Smithsonian every year. This popular destination for educational field trips began when the British scientist James Smithson left his […]

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