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New York 2017 -Day two

February 20, 2017

Ballard in New York 2017 – Day 2

A poignant visit to begin our day


We began Day two in New York with a visit to the 9/11 museum.


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One of the fire engines from the 9/11 museum

It was a very moving visit.

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Fire engine wreckage

The wreckage of a fire engine, one of the first on the scene on 9/11.

Sweet treats await in NYC

After the museum visit it was off to the ‘best place in town’ for New York cheesecake – Eileens!

The cheesecake was so delicious ,even our mascot Pavarotti wanted to try some!

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Our mascot visiting the Eileen’s cheesecake

Food continued the theme of the day, with our local deli. The food here is fantastic!

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Enjoying the food from the local deli – pizza is a big hit!

The afternoon’s visit was to the Empire State building and en-route we stopped off at the Rockefeller Centre.


Rockefeller centre – en route to Empire State

Tomorrow – Statue of Liberty Harbour cruise, MOMA gallery and a Broadway show

For more blogs and pictures from our New York 2017 trip please see blog one and part two from day one here.

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Ballard School is an independent, private co-educational school in New Milton, Hampshire, providing an outstanding level of education for nursery to GCSE. With small class sizes and proven academic excellence, we strive to nurture the academic potential of all students. Learn more about our academic programmes, pastoral care, facilities and school ethos by visiting our website or by requesting a prospectus here.



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