New York City Art Tour > Contemporary Art
Art Museums | Chelsea galleries from $645
March 19-22, 2020 (4 days-3 nights)
New York City Art Tour by bus from Ottawa to New York City. Pick-up location for participants from Kingston and Toronto.
Since 1993, every March we have been offering New York City Art Tour. It is called “New York Art Trip”. It is a bus tour to New York City from Ottawa devoted to top art museums and contemporary art galleries. It is open to everyone from art students of all levels to art lovers and lifelong learners. We offer accommodation in a hotel in Midtown Manhattan, transportation Ottawa-NYC-Ottawa, and transportation to all museums and sites on schedule. In addition, we provide a pick-up location for participants from Kingston. Furthermore, art lovers from all over the US can meet us in New York City. You will enjoy a flexible schedule (all museums are optional), the opportunity to travel with a group of like-minded adults, the services of an art historian as a resource person and affordable prices. For all these reasons, New York Art Trip is so popular that we have a return rate of 76%.
Besides the amazing permanent collections of New York’s top art museums, every year you find an amazing variety of art shows ranging from the neoclassical and modern to the contemporary and “very now”.
Cost of New York Art Trip 2020
The price per person of our art bus tour to New York City from Ottawa varies according to the type of accommodation as follows:
Quad: CAD $645
Triple: CAD $725
Double: CAD $880
Single: CAD $1270
1) Coach deluxe transportation (Ottawa-NYC-Ottawa)
2) Transportation to all museums on schedule
3) Three-night accommodation at the Hilton Garden Inn 35th St.
4) An art talk before departure
5) The services of an art historian on board
Schedule of New York Art Tour 2020
The proposed schedule of our annual bus tour to NYC from Ottawa is the following:
Thursday, March 19 >
>Departure 6h30 from the Ottawa School of Art;
>Second Pick-up at 6h50 at IKEA (Pinecrest Shopping Center).
> Arrival in NYC at 15h00.
>Evening at leisure; catch a Broadway musical
Friday, March 20 >
> Morning: bus tour to see a few highlights in downtown NYC
> Late Morning: The Museum of Modern Art
> Afternoon: The Chelsea Galleries or the New Museum
> Evening at leisure
Saturday, March 21>
> Morning: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
> Afternoon: The Whitney Museum or the Frick Collection
> Evening at leisure
Sunday, March 22>
> Morning: The Guggenheim
> Noon: Departure for Ottawa
> Evening: Arrival around 22h00
Although we have made group reservations for the busiest museums (the MoMa and the Guggenheim) all museum visits are optional and not included in the cost. Participants are free to visit New York at their own pace.
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