educational field trips

The Best Places To Visit In St. Augustine

St. Augustine, Florida is known as the oldest, continuously occupied city in the continental United States. It was founded in 1565 by the Spanish conquistador and admiral, Pedro Menéndez de Avilés. With control of the area fluctuating between the Spanish, the French, the British, and the Native Americans, St. Augustine possesses not only a rich […]

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New England Aquarium

The New England Aquarium The New England Aquarium is one of the most prominent and popular public aquariums in the United States. Founded in 1969 on the city’s waterfront, it is considered one of the first modern public aquariums. The New England Aquarium includes vibrant coral reefs from the Bahamas, Pacific and Australia along with […]

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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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Old Ironsides

Old Ironsides USS Constitution, known as “Old Ironsides,” is a wooden-hulled, three-masted frigate of the United States Navy. Named after the United States Constitution, she is the oldest commissioned ship afloat in the world, and is still in service in the US Navy. Included in your Sonshine Tour Package Multi-day packages include round-trip transportation by […]

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Old North Church

North Church Steeple A Sonshine Educational Tours trip to Boston would not be complete without a visit to the Old North Church. Officially listed as Christ Church it is located in the North End of Boston, Massachusetts, and is the location of the famed “one if by land, two if by sea“ phrase. On April […]

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