Washington, DC Class Trip

Matthews Charter Academy

April 4 – 6, 2023

Founded in 1790 as the new capital city for our new nation, the District of Columbia today boasts a wealth of fine museums, stunning monuments, and moving memorials.

Washington D.C. has it all: historic artifacts like the Declaration of Independence, time-honored traditions like the Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery, iconic sites like the Lincoln Memorial and even panda bears at the National Zoo!

Whether you are studying history, art, science, or anything in between, a visit to our nation’s capital is an educational experience no young American should miss!

Itinerary is subject to change.

  • Depart from Matthews, NC for Washington, DC
    7-8 hour drive
  • Explore the National Mall
    WW II Memorial, Washington Monument, Signers’ Memorial, Einstein Memorial
  • Dinner & overnight at the Hampton Inn Falls Church (or similar)

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