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New York

NYC in Style: The Fashion Capital With Your Grandchild

Pack your sense of style and head off to New York, the fashion capital of the world, with your grandchild to learn about the industry, try your hand at sewing and see a Broadway show!
Program No. 23687RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
1,999 / ADULT
1,199 / CHILD

At a Glance

Does your grandchild have an eye for design or follow the latest trends? Do you both share an interest in fashion? Grab your stylish grandchild and head off to the fashion capital of the world. Together, you’ll learn about the fashion industry and create a sewing project to take home. Stroll through the Garment District to discover the history that earned the neighborhood its name and along 5th Avenue, New York’s most famous fashion street. Find out what “fashion” really means, how it has changed over time and so much more on a stylish adventure in New York City with your grandchild.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to five miles.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Attend a Broadway show and earn about costuming for the theater from a wardrobe and costume professional.
  • Explore the clothing and costume exhibits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and take a field trip to the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) Museum.
  • Put what you learned about textiles to good use during a scavenger hunt at the world-famous Mood Fabrics (featured in Project Runway).
Featured Expert
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Karl Baudendistel
A New York City resident for more than 25 years, Karl Baudendistel loves sharing his knowledge of the city with visitors from around the world. Having spent 20 years overseeing ‘the business of show business’ for numerous Broadway and touring productions, chances are he’s been to a city near you. Karl is a member of The Association of Theatrical Press Agents and Managers, is a trained sommelier and was educated at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Cristina Lombardi
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