Architecture Trips

Go Modern at Philip Johnson's Glass House

Day Trip

New Canaan, CT

Celebrated modern architect Philip Johnson chose New Canaan as his weekend retreat and designed an iconic glass house here in 1947. The one-room...

Picnic with the Past on Governors Island

Day Trip

Governors Island

At just half-a-mile (800 yards, to be precise) from the towering skycrapers of Lower Manhattan, historic Governors Island is the city's nearest escape....

Look Past the CN Tower in Toronto

Long Weekend

Toronto

Until recently, Toronto wasn't much to look at, but a host of new buildings by celebrity architects like Frank Gehry, Daniel Libeskind, and Norman Foster...

Get an Honorary Degree in New Haven

Weekend

New Haven, CT

Sure, New Haven has decent culinary and art scenes. But they're not the main draws of this Ivy League college town 80 miles from New York. Nope, it's the classics...

Architecture Trips from New York City