8th Grade Washington, D.C. Trip

Every spring our 8th graders, along with teachers and parents chaperones, take a trip to Washington, D.C. This is a highlight of the 8th grade year.

Our trip is organized by Educational Tours by Corporate Travel. For more information please contact Holly Mustion Holly at 313-565-8888.


Tour Highlights

  • Round trip deluxe motor coach transportation
  • Three nights’ accommodations at the Holiday Inn Rosslyn
  • All Meals are included.
  • Three full American breakfasts at the hotel
  • One Dinner at Carmines
  • U.S. Capitol Tour, pending availability
  • Panoramic Photo at the U.S. Capitol
  • Photo stops at Supreme Court, Library of Congress, and the White House
  • Ghost Tour of Old Town Alexandria
  • Tour of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
  • Admission to the Newseum
  • Admission to Ford’s Theatre
  • Visit to the National Archives
  • Free time to explore the Smithsonian Museums
  • Admission to the Stephen F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Smithsonian National Air and Space
  • One illuminated monuments tour with licensed step-on guide to include the World War II, Vietnam, Korean, and Lincoln Memorials
  • Sightseeing tours with licensed guides to including Embassy Row, Pentagon 911 Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, Iwo Jima, Jefferson, FDR, and MLK Jr. Memorials
  • Private overnight security
  • Gratuities to guides in Washington, D.C.
  • Gratuities to motor coach drivers
  • 24-Hour Emergency number provided to all participants on tour (wristband)

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